Is it illegal to lie to the police? In Illinois there is a charge called obstructing identification. It is a form of obstructing justice. [Read more…]
Criminal Nuggets Podcast
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People will forever try to avoid DUI checkpoints legally. An Illinois criminal court decision suggests that is theoretically possible? But is it practically possible? [Read more…]
Yes, a DUI sleeping in car situation can happen to you under a not so unique set of circumstances. In fact, if you are drunk and asleep at the wheel of a non moving (even turned off) car you can be liable! [Read more…]
I present a police dog case law summary. The drug dog has become one of law enforcements most powerful tools. However, we are best served by remembering that this tool, like all other tools, is not perfect. [Read more…]