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New Fake ID Program New Hanover and Pender County

New Fake ID Program New Hanover and Pender County

As of October 1st, 2016, the New Hanover and Pender County District Attorney Office’s has implemented a new program for individuals caught drinking underage with or because the use of a Fake ID. Here’s how this new underage drinking ticket deferred prosecution...
Denied Witness During Breath Testing State vs. Ferguson

Denied Witness During Breath Testing State vs. Ferguson

This article is written as an outline for North Carolina attorneys on how to attack a breath test where your client was denied a witness during chemical testing. In sum, the defense must show three things: (1) the Defendant requested to have a witness present during...
What Are My Rights At A DUI Checkpoint?

What Are My Rights At A DUI Checkpoint?

If you’ve ever encountered or anticipate encountering a DUI roadblock you may be wondering: what are my rights at a DUI checkpoint? DUI checkpoints / sobriety checkpoints are legal procedures. They are also common procedures. In North Carolina (and many other...
From Jail to Bail

From Jail to Bail

Factors involved in a Magistrate setting bond Being charged with a criminal offense can be very stressful and frightening experience. For most people charged with a crime, the incident ends with them confined in a county jail hoping to be released quickly. When in...
Expungements For Veterans

Expungements For Veterans

Minick Law is proud to announce the launch of their “Expungements for Veterans” campaign.  For the entire month of November, as a gesture of appreciation for our veterans, the attorneys at Minick Law are offering free expungements for veterans who were charged with...
From Jail to Bail

From Jail to Bail

Factors involved in a Magistrate setting bond Being charged with a criminal offense can be very stressful and frightening experience. For most people charged with a crime, the incident ends with them confined in a county jail hoping to be released quickly. When in...

Criminal Law

New Fake ID Program New Hanover and Pender County

New Fake ID Program New Hanover and Pender County

As of October 1st, 2016, the New Hanover and Pender County District Attorney Office’s has implemented a new program for individuals caught drinking underage with or because the use of a Fake ID. Here’s how this new underage drinking ticket deferred prosecution...
Expungements For Veterans

Expungements For Veterans

Minick Law is proud to announce the launch of their “Expungements for Veterans” campaign.  For the entire month of November, as a gesture of appreciation for our veterans, the attorneys at Minick Law are offering free expungements for veterans who were charged with...
From Jail to Bail

From Jail to Bail

Factors involved in a Magistrate setting bond Being charged with a criminal offense can be very stressful and frightening experience. For most people charged with a crime, the incident ends with them confined in a county jail hoping to be released quickly. When in...

DWI / DUI

Ignition Interlock: Contesting Your DMV Hearing

Ignition Interlock: Contesting Your DMV Hearing

Now is the time to invest in ignition interlock devices. This year the NC house and senate both introduced legislation to require Interlock devices on vehicles for first offenders as long as the breath test was over .08. Neither of the bills passed but you can...
Denied Witness During Breath Testing State vs. Ferguson

Denied Witness During Breath Testing State vs. Ferguson

This article is written as an outline for North Carolina attorneys on how to attack a breath test where your client was denied a witness during chemical testing. In sum, the defense must show three things: (1) the Defendant requested to have a witness present during...
What Are My Rights At A DUI Checkpoint?

What Are My Rights At A DUI Checkpoint?

If you’ve ever encountered or anticipate encountering a DUI roadblock you may be wondering: what are my rights at a DUI checkpoint? DUI checkpoints / sobriety checkpoints are legal procedures. They are also common procedures. In North Carolina (and many other...
From Jail to Bail

From Jail to Bail

Factors involved in a Magistrate setting bond Being charged with a criminal offense can be very stressful and frightening experience. For most people charged with a crime, the incident ends with them confined in a county jail hoping to be released quickly. When in...

Courtroom Etiquette

What Should I Wear to Court?

What Should I Wear to Court?

If you have not spent much time in a courtroom before your scheduled hearing, you may be wondering “What should I wear to court?” The answer, though not difficult, is important to get right, because to dress poorly can have unfortunate and unforeseen consequences...
What Color To Wear To Court

What Color To Wear To Court

While the color of the outfit you have decided to wear to your court hearing is probably that furthest thing from your mind as you prepare to appear in court, it is nevertheless highly important. Books have been written on the subtle cues color and appearance can have...
Can You Wear Jeans to Court?

Can You Wear Jeans to Court?

For those of us who are not lawyers or bailiffs or judges, going to court is not a normal part of our daily lives. Whether we are called into court as the defendant, a witness, or a member of the jury, it is important to know how you are expected to dress when you go...
11 Tips First Court Appearance

11 Tips First Court Appearance

11 Tips For Your First Court Appearance   Your court date is set. Now what? The courtroom is an intimidating place, especially if it’s your first appearance. There are questions you’re probably asking, like “what should I wear” and “what do I say?”. The whole...
How To Talk To A Judge

How To Talk To A Judge

Going to court can be an intimidating experience, especially if you’ve never been to court before. You may worry about what to wear, where to sit, and how to talk to a judge in court. These worries can make you dread the entire process. Luckily, you don’t need to...

Building A Legal Practice

Building A Legal Practice Designed To Last (Part V)

Building A Legal Practice Designed To Last (Part V)

Building A Legal Practice Designed To Last: Be the Concierge for Services Related to Your Practice   Providing value to your clients is often more about what happens outside of the courtroom as in it. Wherever your client’s life will be impacted as it relates to...

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