Most people can remember a time as a teenager when they or a friend were pressured to shoplift. Maybe it was something simple, like candy or a pair of socks. Maybe you got away with it. Shoplifting is typically regarded Continue reading “What Kinds of Penalties You’ll Face If Charged with Shoplifting”
A restaurant caused you food poisoning.
A drunk driver hit you and caused damage to your car.
You slipped and fell in a hotel stairwell because there was no light.
These seem like pretty clear incidents of negligence, right? So Continue reading “Why You Need to Fight Back against Contributory Negligence Claims”
Driving under the influence of alcohol is one of the most common and preventable crimes that occur on North Carolina roads.
According to the CDC, there were over 4,000 people killed in drunk driving accidents from 2003-2011 in our Continue reading “DUI: Criminal and Civil Cases in North Carolina”
You know that certain crimes are considered felonies in the state of North Carolina. And you probably know that felonies are “worse” than misdemeanors.
But what does that really mean? How long are the punishments associated with felonies? What makes Continue reading “A Guide to North Carolina Felony Charges”