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How do I know if I'm in a hostile work environment?

Sometimes, people use the term “hostile work environment” in reference to nearly any unpleasant work situation: A rude boss, obnoxious coworkers, an unpleasant office or lack of benefits. It’s true that these issues can make a work environment very undesirable, but they do not necessarily meet the legal definition of a hostile environment.

Are you facing criminal fraud charges?

When you work in the professional world, the lines around what is an acceptable business practice are often blurry, or you may face untrue accusations that you defrauded someone. These allegations are serious, and could cost you your career if you don't do everything you can to resolve the matter fairly and quickly.

How do I fight drug charges in Illinois?

Many people inaccurately assume that Illinois's status as a state with a medical marijuana exemption means that fighting drug charges in Illinois is easy. However, while medical marijuana does provide leniency to those who qualify for it, other types of drug possession charges do not often get a soft response from the prosecution.

Can I get DUI charges dismissed if I was over the limit?

Regardless of how you received your drunk driving charges, you have the right to fight for their dismissal. Instead of wishing that you could undo the poor choice to drink and drive, you can now focus on defeating the charges and moving on to make better choices in the future. Hopefully, you have the clarity of mind to make the most of the opportunity and use every tool at your disposal to build a strong defense.

A Less Than Welcome Homecoming

Fourteen years is a long time for an accused felon to be on the run. The span of time presents challenges for the most seasoned prosecutors and investigators. Over time, memories of witnesses and accomplices fade, if not lapse. Police evidence moved from room to room or building to building could be lost or deteriorate if not handled properly.

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