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How Courts Apply the Indiana Sentencing Guidelines

How Courts Apply the Indiana Sentencing Guidelines Indiana courts have some discretion when imposing a sentence after conviction, but that discretion is governed by the Indiana sentencing guidelines. As a result, different offenders may receive...

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Is a Second DUI a Felony?

What individuals may not know is that if they have one or more prior DUI convictions they may be subject to certain mandatory minimum penalties, as well...

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Is a DUI a traffic violation?

Because a DUI typically involves a vehicle, a lot of people think it is a traffic violation, but it's actually a crime. The allegation is that you are...

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What is a DWI?

Operating while intoxicated offenses generally refer to three different categories of offenses. Offenses that involve operating a motor vehicle while in...

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Legal Ghostwriting

It is no secret that Indiana courts are busy. In 2015-2016 Annual Report, the Supreme Court noted that there were approximately 1.4 million new cases...

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Felonies and Funerals

Generally, disorderly conduct is a B misdemeanor and occurs when a person who recklessly, knowingly, or intentionally: (1) engages in fighting or in...

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Designated Hitter

The designated hitter is a concept that many know from major league baseball. The rule allows for a hitter to be designated to bat for a pitcher...

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