29Aug, 2019

North Carolina Drug Law Reform: Your Guide to House Bill 511
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North Carolina Drug Law Reform: Your Guide to House Bill 511

Following the lead of federal reforms, North Carolina is currently considering new legislation that would impose common-sense sentencing reforms for low-level, non-violent drug offenders. 

Under the First Step Act, judges would be allowed to use their discretion when determining Continue reading

15Aug, 2019

Is North Carolina Domestic Violence Ever a Federal Crime?
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

Unfortunately, false allegations of domestic violence used to gain legal leverage are on the rise, too. An estimated 700,000 people are wrongfully arrested on domestic violence charges annually. 

What you may also not be aware of is that although domestic Continue reading

31Jul, 2019

Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor in NC – A Guide
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

Teens can do some pretty reckless things. Sometimes, they have the help of adults.

One Greenville teen was recently killed in a DUI accident when her friend, who was driving intoxicated, crashed their car, for instance.

Sadly, the girl’s father Continue reading

31Jul, 2019

You’ve Been Charged with Shoplifting in NC…Again. What Now?
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You’ve Been Charged with Shoplifting in NC...Again. What Now?

You’ve been arrested for shoplifting. Maybe it was a miscommunication, maybe you couldn’t help yourself. For most people in North Carolina, a first offense will probably land you a fine…and the penalty of public shame.

There’s only one problem. You’ve Continue reading

16Jul, 2019

How to Beat North Carolina Assault with a Deadly Weapon Charges
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How to Beat North Carolina Assault with a Deadly Weapon Charges

A former NFL quarterback was recently shot multiple times during the course of an argument with his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend.

Antony Wright was found at a suburban home in Conford, North Carolina with multiple gunshot wounds to his body. He was Continue reading

14Jul, 2019

Getting Your Criminal Record Sealed in North Carolina: FAQs
Posted By: Schlosser & Pritchett

Getting Your Criminal Record Sealed in North Carolina: FAQsThe criminal court system in North Carolina is based on the premise of rehabilitation. Ideally, once you’ve paid your debt to society, you should be welcomed back into the community as an equal contributor to society.

Unfortunately, that doesn’t always Continue reading