A conviction in a criminal case can have disastrous consequences for the defendant, including jail or prison time, heavy fines, and other serious penalties. If […]Read More
If you were wrongfully convicted, you may believe you are out of options. The court reached a decision, and now you’ll have to suffer the […]Read More
In theory, the American court system was put in place to settle disputes, keep criminals off the streets, and maintain public safety. It is supposed […]Read More
The right to a fair trial is one of the most important rights afforded to those of us who live in the USA. When a […]Read More
The Appellate Approach
If you appeal a guilty verdict in a criminal case, the court does not always let you go free. You need a criminal appeals lawyer to request a stay on appeal. Your lawyer can request this stay at your sentencing hearing. This way you will not have to stay behind bars while the appeal is going on. Your lawyer will also try to overturn the wrongful conviction.