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Is Mail Order Weed Legal in Ohio?

Wondering if mail order weed is legal in Ohio? Suhre & Associates criminal defense lawyers explain what you should know about mail order marijuana in the state. Recreational marijuana is illegal in Ohio. To possess weed in Ohio, you need a medical marijuana prescription from a doctor. Specifically, mail order weed is illegal and strictly… read more

Ohio Gun Laws

The State of Ohio has an entire chapter of the Penal Code dedicated to firearm rules and regulations. Failure to obey these laws can lead to criminal penalties ranging from misdemeanors to felonies, depending on the violation. As a gun owner, it can be extremely difficult to obey all of these rules. We understand that… read more

10 Examples of Police Misconduct to Refer to For Your Case

Uncovering police misconduct can be a critical component of a strong criminal defense.  Police misconduct in a criminal case can result in: The court excluding tainted evidence The court or prosecutor dismissing the case Reduced police credibility with the court and jury The jury acquitting a defendant of criminal charges Now let’s dive into some… read more

What is the Difference Between Escorting and Prostitution in Dayton?

What is the difference between escorting and prostitution? The Dayton criminal defense lawyers at Suhre & Associates, LLC discuss everything you need to know in this article.  In short, prostitution is offering to pay for sex with anything of value. Escorting, on the other hand, refers to paying someone to accompany you to an event… read more

What Happens If You Get an Out of State Warrant for Arrest?

Most people understand that having an arrest or bench warrant issued against them in their home state is a serious matter. However, some operate under the assumption that they’re less likely to face legal consequences if they have a warrant in another state. They may even skip town to evade arrest. Don’t make this mistake…. read more

These Are the Most Common Prosecution Tactics in Domestic Violence Cases

Domestic violence charges can have long-term consequences, even if you are acquitted of all criminal charges. The courts treat allegations of domestic violence seriously. Therefore, you need to take these charges just as seriously.  Once law enforcement officers are involved, the victim cannot “drop” the charges. Instead, the prosecutor’s office decides whether to pursue criminal… read more

Misdemeanor vs. Felony DUI in Ohio

Driving under the influence or OVI (operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs) can be charged as a misdemeanor or a felony in Ohio. Understanding the difference between a misdemeanor DUI and a felony DUI can help you determine how to proceed with your case. Misdemeanor DUI in Ohio If you are… read more

How to Prepare For a Consultation With a Criminal Defense Lawyer

It is crucial to talk with a criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible after being arrested. It is also wise to talk with a criminal lawyer if you believe you are being investigated for a crime or are a person of interest in a crime. Being arrested for a crime does not mean you… read more

What’s The Likelihood of My DUI Case Going to Trial?

Being arrested for DUI in Dayton can be frightening. If you have never been arrested, you might not know what to do or what to expect. Try to remember to remain calm and ask for a DUI lawyer. Do not answer questions or give a statement to the police without your lawyer present. Most DUI… read more

What Happens When A Domestic Violence Victim Doesn’t Want to Press Charges in Dayton, OH

Domestic violence charges are serious criminal offenses.  Section 2919.25 of the Ohio Revised Code defines domestic violence as knowingly or recklessly causing or attempting to cause physical harm to a family member or a member of your household. The law also makes it illegal to threaten physical harm to a family member or a member… read more