Surely you have heard of the scales of justice, but do you know what they represent? These scales represent the balance between truth and fairness sought after in the justice system. They have quite an interesting history, learn about it here. https://www.mylawquestions.com/what-are-the-scales-of-justice.htm
Wisconsin Fentanyl Deaths Are on the Rise
Wisconsin recently released a public health advisory regarding fentanyl deaths in the state. Yet, overdose deaths continue to rise, with seemingly no end. Why is this happening? What can be done to help this epidemic? Why? Over the last year, synthetic opioids (primarily fentanyl) were identified in 91% of opioid overdose deaths and 73% of all drug overdose deaths.… Continue reading Wisconsin Fentanyl Deaths Are on the Rise
Answering the Toughest Consent Questions
Some alcohol-related consent questions that people are too afraid to ask, and that is okay. Although, it is essential that you still know the answers to these critical questions. Click here to gain insight into five of the most challenging alcohol-related consent questions.
Fake ID Penalties Are Very Real
Many young adolescents use fake IDs daily in Wisconsin. But unfortunately, many do not know the consequences of this risky choice. Click the link here to learn about them so you can make sure your friends and family make the right decisions. https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/statutes/statutes/125/i/085
Stay Safe This Football Season
Many are pulled over each week on gameday for suspicion of driving under the influence. Don’t let this be you. Follow the tips linked below to learn how to stay safe this football season.
Joyriding vs. Auto Theft
Despite common belief, joyriding and auto theft are entirely different crimes. Please continue reading to find out what makes them different from one another and how Wisconsin views these crimes in court. Hint: the difference is based on intent. Joyriding Joyriding is taking a car and driving it without the intent of keeping the vehicle.… Continue reading Joyriding vs. Auto Theft
Criminal Defense Attorney | Now Hiring
Maciolek Law Group is a growing criminal defense law firm in Green Bay, WI that seeks a criminal defense attorney with preferably 2+ years of criminal defense experience or prior criminal prosecution experience. We represent people accused of crimes charged in state and federal court. A strong emphasis will be placed on training, mentoring, employee… Continue reading Criminal Defense Attorney | Now Hiring
Wisconsin Enhanced Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Did you know that there is a tool that helps to combat the ongoing prescription drug abuse epidemic in Wisconsin? It is called the Enhanced Prescription Drug Monitoring Program or ePDMP. It provides valuable information about monitored prescription drugs dispensed in the state, aiding healthcare professionals in their prescribing and dispensing decisions. Want to learn… Continue reading Wisconsin Enhanced Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
OWI: What Does the State Need to Prove?
In 2019, Wisconsin courts found 20,956 drivers guilty of OWI; out of the 22,683 cases filed, there was a 92% conviction rate. With these rates being so high, you do not stand a chance of fighting your OWI alone. Contact us at 920.289.4262 to help you achieve the best result possible.
The Abolition of Wisconsin’s Death Penalty
Wisconsin abolished the death penalty on July 10, 1853. There was one certain case that pushed state government to repeal the death penalty. This was the John McCaffary case. Continue reading to find out how this gruesome case sparked a change that would spread across America. The Case In the middle of summer, June of… Continue reading The Abolition of Wisconsin’s Death Penalty