What are ignition interlock devices?

Ignition interlock devices are designed to minimize the risk of obtaining another DWI in Missouri once you have been convicted. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ignition interlock devices decrease the number of repeat driving while...

What is money laundering?

Most people are familiar with the term "money laundering," but the actual process may not be clearly understood. If you face charges for money laundering, understanding the definition and the laws are paramount for a good defense.  The federal government takes this...

Fighting False Allegations of Domestic Violence    

Fighting False Allegations of Domestic Violence    

Whether you are guilty or innocent, courts view domestic violence as one of the most serious allegations against a criminal defendant. Charges and claims of domestic violence can affect your life and future for many years to come.   According to the National Coalition...

Credit card fraud takes on many forms

Hundreds of millions of people use credit cards to make purchases, better manage their finances and obtain something in return, such as reward points or cash back, for spending money. But along with a robust credit card industry comes the opportunity for fraud. This...

6 types of white collar crimes

White collar crimes are those that have a foundation in deceit and fraud. In many cases, the goal of them is financial gain. While these actions might not result in physical harm to the victims, they can still have a damaging impact.  There are many types of white...

Is gaslighting domestic abuse?

When physical abuse takes place in a relationship, the signs are often easy to spot, but how can you prove emotional violence, such as gaslighting, to the authorities? The National Coalition on Domestic Violence notes that even though nearly half of men and...