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Criminal Legal Help

Facing criminal charges can be an overwhelming experience, especially if prison time is a possibility. That's why it’s in your best interests to find legal help as soon as possible if you’re involved in a criminal case. This section offers an overview of the legal resources available to you, the process of obtaining and working with an attorney, and how a criminal lawyer can help you with your case. You'll find articles and information on criminal defense strategies, obtaining a court-appointed attorney, what to look for in a criminal defense attorney, and the information and documents your attorney will need to best prepare your case. If you are a victim, there's also a section dedicated specifically to crime prevention resources and other related matters.

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Can I Solve This on My Own or Do I Need an Attorney?

  • Complex criminal defense situations usually require a lawyer
  • Defense attorneys can help protect your rights
  • A lawyer can seek to reduce or eliminate criminal penalties

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