A citizen on probation was facing a revocation of his probation which would have resulted in a significant prison sentence. Attorney Schlough was able to obtain probationer’s release from jail pending the revocation hearing. In addition, Attorney Schlough was able to minimize the sentence to be served by probationer by convincing the judge to revoke only the citizen’s misdemeanor probation and not the more substantial felony probation.
Criminal offense comes with consequences that can be severe and life altering. In order to avoid a criminal conviction or to lessen the severity of a defendant’s criminal sentence, it is vital for the defense lawyer to utilize an appropriate criminal defense.
Driving under the influence (DUI) and operating while intoxicated (OWI) are viewed as criminal offenses. At the point when an individual’s blood alcohol content surpasses the lawful level somewhere in the range of 0.05% and 0.08%, contingent upon the jurisdiction, the individual can be sentenced. An aggravated classification of the offense may exist in specific jurisdictions when the blood alcohol content surpasses 0.12%.