Felony in the District of Columbia

Mark RollinsCriminal Law

  What’s the general process if I am charged with a Felony in the District of Columbia So you have been charged with a Felony in D.C. Superior Court. What happens next? D.C. Superior Court operates very similar to the federal jurisdiction and the bail laws are very similar to the bail laws of the Federal Courts. There are a multitude …

Misdemeanor in the District of Columbia

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  What the general process if I am charged with a misdemeanor in the District of Columbia? The first question you must ask yourself is whether you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony. Misdemeanor is any criminal offense where you are facing less than 1 year in jail. A felony is a criminal offense where you are facing more …

Steps in a criminal case in the District of Columbia

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Steps in a Criminal Case in the District of Columbia Criminal cases usually start by the police observing an individual doing some kind of wrong and then arresting that person or someone else observes it and informs the police. The police will then respond to the incident. For example, if the police directly observed alleged criminal activity, they will try …

Immigration consequences for criminal convictions

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Immigration consequences if found Guilty Most convictions have immigrations consequences if you are not a citizen of the United States; however, not every criminal conviction will result in deportation.    Most convictions that cause deportation are crimes involving moral turpitude, aggravated felonies, gun offenses, and drug offenses. Moral turpitude Defined for immigration purposes Moral turpitude refers to conduct that cuts …

Fight my traffic ticket in the District of Columbia DMV

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Fight my traffic ticket in the District of Columbia DMV Rollins and Chan Law Firm LET US HELP YOU Help Me CONTACT US TODAY Please fill out the form and we will get back to you shortly. Should I fight my traffic ticket in the District of Columbia DMV?  If you are like me, you have a million things going on.  …

Traffic Ticket Points in Maryland

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How many points is that traffic ticket in Maryland? Rollins and Chan Law Firm LET US HELP YOU  Help Me CONTACT US TODAY Please fill out the form and we will get back to you shortly.  How many points is that traffic ticket in Maryland? Under the Maryland Point System, you are assessed a point value if you are convicted of …