March 20,2018

Can You Go to Jail for Refusing to Take a PBT?

On September 1st, the Florida Supreme Court will hear arguments challenging a Florida law that punishes drunk-driving [...]

March 20,2018

West Virginia Seeks Changes to Expungement Law

West Virginia is working on implementing a number of initiatives that would open doors to the workforce for non-violent [...]

March 20,2018

Massachusetts Senate Cracks Down on First-Time DUI Offenders

The Massachusetts state senate, hoping to prevent repeat drunk driving offenses, recently passed legislation that [...]

March 20,2018

Kanye Records Conversation with Taylor Swift, May Face Charges

Kim Kardashian snapchatted a phone conversation that took place between her husband, Kanye West, and Taylor Swift. [...]

March 20,2018

Roadside Drug Testing Pilot Program

The Michigan State Police is in the process of choosing five counties to run a one-year pilot program for saliva-based [...]

March 20,2018

Santa Monica Cracks Down on Airbnb Hosts

Santa Monica recently passed some of the nation’s toughest regulations on short-term rentals, and just convicted [...]

March 20,2018

$75 Fine for Possession of Marijuana in Georgia

In Clarkston, Georgia a hard-fought local ordinance amendment will weaken penalties for simple possession of an ounce [...]

March 20,2018

Ferndale Votes to “Ban the Box”

Oakland County One-Fifteen News reported that the City Council of Ferndale, Michigan voted to remove criminal history [...]

March 20,2018

U.S. Supreme Court Rules on Evidence from Illegal Stops

The Supreme Court has ruled that evidence found by police officers after illegal stops may be used in court if the [...]

March 20,2018

RFL Attorney Appears on CW50 Street Beat

RFL Attorney Stephanie Fakih recently appeared on the CW50 show Street Beat to discuss the Holmes Youthful Trainee [...]

March 20,2018

Not Eligible For Expungement Right Now? You May Qualify Soon

Under current Michigan law, not all crimes can be expunged from a criminal record. Crimes carrying a maximum penalty [...]

March 20,2018

Why You Need an Attorney to Help Clear Your Record

Under new Michigan law, an individual may expunge one felony or up to two misdemeanor convictions from their criminal [...]