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SHOULD I ASK FOR AN ATTORNEY? ABSOLUTELY YES!

Posted by Gary J. Lauber on September 14, 2014

Many clients ask me after they were arrested for DWI or a criminal matter if they should have asked for a lawyer.  My simple answer is YES every time.  Recently, a client of ours was arrested for a second offense DWI in West St. Louis County.  This client, J. I., was traveling on highway 64/40…

TROUBLE BREWING IN MUNICIPAL COURTS

Posted by Gary J. Lauber on September 11, 2014

The unrest in Ferguson Missouri has brought attention to many issues that have been either been ignored or unknown to the general public regarding municipal courts throughout the St. Louis area.  A group of attorneys who call themselves the ArchCity Defenders have issued a report criticizing the municipal court system in St. Louis.  The report…

Missouri DWI from “Alcohol & Drugs Combined” very different than “Alcohol Only DWI”

Posted by Gary J. Lauber on July 9, 2014

Yes, you can have an alcohol BAC below the legal limit of .08 and still be charged with DWI, especially if the arresting officer claims you had drugs in your system.  You can be charged with alcohol/drugs combined based solely on observations of the police officer, even if you refuse to take a breath test,…

Convicted Felon Released By Mistake Again

Posted by Gary J. Lauber on May 9, 2014

Rene Lima-Marin was arrested and and another man were convicted of multiple robbery, kidnapping and burglary charges in 2000 in Aurora, Colorado.  Lima-Marin was 20 years old when he was involved in two violent robberies of video stores.  He was sentenced to to serve consecutive sentences on eight convictions for a total of 98 years….

Colorado Courts Overturn Some Pot Convictions

Posted by Gary J. Lauber on March 14, 2014

One the most common questions I get concerning the legalization of Marijuana is what happens to all of the people who have pleaded guilty before pot was legalized.  Colorado gave some guidance on this issue this week.  The Colorado Court of Appeals ruled that any cases that were under appeal when Amendment 64 on recreational…

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