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Can You Be Charged With The Same Crime at Both The State and Federal Level?

July 11th, 2018|

“Double Jeopardy” is a protected right guaranteed by the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution and the Michigan Constitution.  It means you cannot be prosecuted twice for the same crime.  However, the concept of double jeopardy is not well understood. You Are Not Forever Protected Many people believe that

Barton Morris Earns Dismissal in Federal Court Drug Trafficking Case

June 21st, 2017|

Multiple Kilogram Drug Trafficking Case Dismissed in Federal Court   Knock and Talk On October 31, 2016 at 11:00 pm seven heavily armed Drug Enforcement Agency Special Agents and a drug dog arrived at my client Mario’s Pontiac home for a “knock and talk”. They did not have a search