Firearm Offenses Carrying Mandatory Minimum Prison Sentences in Michigan are Unfair and Discriminatory
Firearms possession is a very opinionated subject in our country. The right to bear arms is provided (limited) protected by our country's Constitution and many find that value sacred. Others believe that firearms kill people and therefore
A conviction for retail fraud, i.e. theft, is just like any other criminal conviction: you will have a criminal record that may follow you for the rest of your life. When you apply for a
Can a Loss Prevention Officer Interrogate or Hold a Suspect Against Their Will? When a person is suspected of retail fraud there will likely be an encounter with the store’s security personnel. These individuals are
How many times have you gone through the self-scan checkout lane at the grocery store and had difficulty with the machine? Using a self-scanner? Anybody who has used one of these machines knows how difficult
A properly prepared substance abuse evaluation can make or break your case In order to have your driving privileges restored, it's imperative that properly prepared evidence is submitted to the hearing officers. A substance abuse
Michigan Retail Fraud Lawyers Many of our clients are employed, productive members of society, with no criminal record and strong support systems. When a new client visits our office and describes the circumstances of their
A top Oakland County Executive able to get DUI dismissed because his lawyers were able to keep the case quiet. In June of 2013 the top Deputy to Oakland County Executive to L. Brooks Paterson
A drunk driving OWI DUI conviction will have a significant impact on everyone's life but some may be more than others. The medical profession including nurses are no exception. The State of Michigan has a
A police officer can’t pull cars over randomly and just because he feels like it. There needs to be a reasonable reason to justify stopping your car so it’s important to not give them one.
In a highly contested Felony DUI prosecution in Port Huron, Barton Morris and his client finally prevailed on April 16, 2014 after a jury of 12 citizens found the Defendant Not Guilty of Third Offense
Sometimes a person will park a vehicle he was driving because he feels he drank too much alcohol to be driving. He may have stopped driving to be safe and because it was the right
Due to the rise in the use of marijuana all over the country, including the state of Michigan, police are now being trained to investigate driving under the influence of marijuana and other drugs. It
Methamphetamine has increasingly, and unfortunately, become a household name. With popular shows such as “Breaking Bad” showcasing its life altering effects, Meth’s pop-culture status seems to be unavoidable. Behind these depictions lies the true danger
Cocaine is a central nervous stimulant drug made from the coco leaf primarily made in Columbia, Peru and Bolivia. The cocaine extraction process is complex and involves heating then cooling the leaves. Alcohol is then
State and Federal governments are increasingly growing worried about the money being spent on jails and prisons. The Federal Government has a budget crisis and federal prisons take a significant portion of the money for
Michigan Criminal and DUI Attorneys
If you’ve been charged with a criminal offense in Michigan, you face serious limitations on your future prospects if you are convicted.
If you are looking for an attorney that will fight for your defense then look no further. Attorney Barton W. Morris, Jr. is a premier criminal defense attorney and trial lawyer in the state of Michigan. Barton has served clients all over the state for more than 15 years, building a diverse case portfolio and win percentage. Make the right choice today and contact Barton for representation.