Pennsylvania Law Blog2020-12-31T10:29:14+00:00

5 Defenses to Allegations of Domestic Violence in Pennsylvania

By |September 1st, 2020|Criminal Defense|

As we recently discussed, we have seen a sharp rise in allegations of domestic violence during the COVID-19 pandemic. In Pennsylvania and other states around the country, media outlets are reporting that the amount of [...]

Charged with a Violent Crime in Philadelphia? Here’s What You Need to Know

By |August 1st, 2020|Criminal Defense|

Violent crimes such as assault, manslaughter, and murder are among the most heavily prosecuted crimes in Pennsylvania. If you have been charged with one of these crimes, you are facing severe penalties, and you can [...]

What are Your Constitutional Rights as a Criminal Defendant in Pennsylvania?

By |May 1st, 2020|Criminal Defense|

As a defendant in Pennsylvania’s criminal justice system, you are protected by rights afforded in the U.S. Constitution. Although the Constitution is a federal document, the Equal Protection Clause in the Fourteenth Amendment applies its [...]