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Sex Crimes in College: What are my Rights?

On behalf of Mastandrea Law posted in Sex Crimes on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020. Being in college can be an exciting transition for any young person. But it can be a difficult period to navigate, as students are often legally adults but they are still making some unwise decisions because they may be too immature to fully appreciate the consequences. One could definitely see this environment as a factor in cases involving college sexual assault allegations and the confusion that often surrounds them. Young people are experimenting with drinking, drugs and sexual behaviors without the fears of parental interference. In the event that a social [...]

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Don’t let an OVI ruin your career before it has even started

On behalf of Mastandrea Law posted in DUI/OVI on Tuesday, February 14, 2020. You’re in college, and you like to go out and have some fun with your friends. Who doesn’t? You’re seniors, after all, so close to the end of your time in school and getting ready to start your careers. This is one of your last chances to really soak it all in and enjoy your life before that transition. Then you try to drive home from the bar after having too much to drink. You get pulled over and arrested. Suddenly, that career that you were about to start is in [...]

Caught Smoking Pot: What can I do?

Caught smoking Pot? On behalf of Mastandrea Law posted in Drug Offenses on Wednesday, January 8th, 2020. Some states are decriminalizing or legalizing marijuana, which might make you think that smoking pot is no big deal. Here in Ohio, though, recreational pot smoking is still illegal. What might be legal in other places still carries serious consequences here. Marijuana laws appear next to scary drugs, like cocaine, ketamine, and even heroin. So are there options for you when you’re facing a criminal charge for possession or use of marijuana? There are a few things you should know beforehand so that if you or someone [...]