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5 Tips to Choose the Best Criminal Defense Lawyer in Cincinnati
March 11, 2022 | Criminal Defense
If you’ve been charged with a criminal offense, from a DUI to a felony, your lawyer can make a life-changing difference. If finding the right lawyer seems overwhelming, these five tips for helping you spot the difference between a good criminal defense attorney and a bad one may help. 1. They Specialize in Criminal Law… read more
When Is a DUI a Felony in Ohio?
March 8, 2022 | DUI
Driving while impaired carries serious consequences. In Ohio, under certain circumstances, you could be facing felony charges for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. A DUI (driving under the influence), also called an OVI (operating a vehicle impaired) in Ohio, has four basic elements that the state needs to prove beyond a reasonable… read more
What is an Indictment?
March 2, 2022 | Criminal Defense
Grand juries issue indictments formally charging someone with a crime. The Fifth Amendment of the United States Constitution requires that the government obtain an indictment before prosecuting a felony federal offense. However, the Fifth Amendment applies to federal crimes. It does not require states to obtain indictments before charging a person with a serious crime…. read more
What Is a Criminal Defense Attorney and When Do You Need One?
February 16, 2022 | Criminal Defense
The American justice system allows the accused to defend themselves in court. Indeed, American citizens have the constitutional right to an attorney. A criminal defense attorney provides the experience and knowledge to defend you against criminal charges. You always have the option to defend yourself. But in many situations, a criminal defense lawyer can help… read more
8 Tips for Hiring a DUI Lawyer in Cincinnati
January 31, 2022 | DUI
When you find yourself in need of a DUI Lawyer in Cincinnati, Ohio, it can be overwhelming to know where to turn. There are so many lawyers out there, and each one has their own set of skills and qualifications. How do you determine the best fit for your case? It’s important to know what… read more
Breaking Down Attorney-Client Privilege: What it Means and How it Can Affect Your Case in Cincinnati
December 21, 2021 | Criminal Defense
In this blog, the criminal defense lawyers at Suhre & Associates, LLC break down attorney-client privilege and how it can affect your case in Cincinnati, Ohio. Many people don’t realize that confidentiality and privilege are actually two different things! When you are charged with a crime, it can be incredibly stressful. Most people’s first reaction… read more
What is Clemency in Cincinnati, Ohio?
December 15, 2021 | Criminal Defense
If you are wondering about clemency in Cincinnati, Ohio, you have come to the right place. In this blog, the criminal defense lawyers at Suhre & Associates, LLC explain what you need to know. If you need help pursuing clemency, contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Even after all of your appeals of a criminal… read more
Federal Charges Filed After Millions of Dollars Worth of Fentanyl Seized During Cincinnati Area Drug Bust
December 9, 2021 | Drug Crimes
Fourteen people alleged to be part of one of the largest drug trafficking organizations in the greater Cincinnati area have been charged with federal crimes after a major drug bust earlier this year. Law enforcement says the organization conspired to bring millions of dollars worth of heroin and fentanyl into the greater Cincinnati area over… read more
Tips for an Effective Character Letter for a Judge in Cincinnati
November 25, 2021 | Criminal Defense
In this blog, Suhre & Associates criminal defense lawyers explain some tips for an effective character letter for a judge in Cincinnati, Ohio. In our experience, strong character letters can be one of the most important parts of a sentencing hearing. Judges have wide latitude in the length and type of sentence they impose for… read more
Exigent Circumstances: What They Are and How They Allow Police to Search and Seize Without a Warrant
November 10, 2021 | Criminal Defense
Find yourself wondering about exigent circumstances: what they are and how they allow police to search and seize without a warrant? In this blog, Cincinnati criminal defense lawyers at Suhre & Associates explain what you should know. Exigent circumstances were created by the Supreme Court of the United States in order to allow law enforcement… read more