Police did not read me my Miranda rights – What does that mean?

Mark Rollins Criminal Law

The failure of the police officer to read you the Miranda Warnings simply means the prosecutor can not use statements you made to the police if you were interrogated. Traffic Stops Generally do not trigger Miranda Warnings So when a police officer pulls you over a traffic violation the questions the officer asks you about whether you were speeding or …

Charged with Prostitution in DC – what you need to do

Mark Rollins Prostitution

Do I need to hire a lawyer for a prostitution arrest? Rollins and Chan Law Firm Charged with Prostitution – Let us Help Help Me CONTACT US TODAY Please fill out the form and we will get back to you shortly. Do I need to hire a lawyer for a prostitution arrest? Do I need to hire a lawyer for a …

What is a conviction in the immigration context?

Mark Rollins Criminal Law

I was not Convicted can I still be deported or denied Entry in the United States? What is a conviction in the immigration context? 8 USC § 1101(a)(48)(A) defines: The formal judgment of guilt; or plea of guilty or nolo contender or admission of facts sufficient to warrant a finding of guilt judicially ordered punishment, penalty, or restraint on liberty. …

WHAT CONVICTIONS MAKE A PERSON DEPORTABLE OR INADMISSIBLE

Deported or Denied Entry into the US for Criminal Offenses

Mark Rollins Criminal Law

WHAT CONVICTIONS MAKE A PERSON DEPORTABLE OR INADMISSIBLE? So this blog is only a reference regarding what can cause you to be deported or denied admission to the United States if you find yourself in the Criminal Justice System in the District of Columbia or the State of Maryland. Ultimately you should speak to your Criminal attorney regarding whether your …

What is a Crime Moral Turpitude?

Mark Rollins Criminal Law

A crime of moral turpitude (CIMT) is defined by case law, not by statute. To be a CIMT, the offense must involve (1) reprehensible conduct; and(2) mens rea higher than negligence. CIMT comes into consideration when immigration courts are making decisions whether someone shall be denied entry into the United States or deportation from the United States. The Board of …

Arrested for sexual solicitation in DC – Will this ruin my career?

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Arrested for sexual solicitation Will it ruin my career? Rollins and Chan Law Firm LET US HELP YOU GET IT DISMISSED Help Me CONTACT US TODAY Please fill out the form and we will get back to you shortly. Arrested for sexual solicitation will this ruin my career Arrested for sexual solicitation will this ruin my career?  So, you were arrested …

Arrested for sexual solicitation in DC – Will I go to Jail?

Mark Rollins Prostitution

Arrested for sexual solicitation will i go to jail? Rollins and Chan Law Firm LET US HELP YOU GET IT DISMISSED Help Me CONTACT US TODAY Please fill out the form and we will get back to you shortly. Arrested for sexual solicitation will I go to jail Arrested for sexual solicitation will I go to jail?  First and foremost its …