What Do I Do if My Minor Child is Arrested in Ohio?

Posted on: March 19, 2018
Tags: by Jim Dearie, Juvenile Law, Criminal Defense

It can be shocking when a parent gets a call from the police saying that a child has been arrested.  Even a young child can be arrested and could be held in the Juvenile Detention Center until he or she is brought before a judge or magistrate.  What

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I Have Just Received a Subpoena to Testify in Court in Ohio. What Do I Do Next?

Posted on: March 17, 2018
Tags: Your legal rights, by Jim Dearie, Criminal Law

If you have been served a subpoena, do not ignore it.  A subpoena is a court order to appear as a witness or to provide documents as evidence in court.  You may need to respond quickly.  Our attorneys can help you prepare a response, or, if necessary, we can help you fight the subpoena.

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Sharing Prescription Drugs - What harm can it do?

Posted on: January 25, 2018
Tags: by Jim Dearie

I pointed out in an earlier post that smoking marijuana in Ohio is still illegal, and police officers regularly charge people with this offense.  Similarly, Ohio residents should know that sharing any controlled substances (i.e. prescription

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