January 15, 2021
Human Trafficking | Sex Crimes | Sex Trafficking
When many people think of human trafficking, they automatically think of sex trafficking. While it is true that sex trafficking is a big problem, human trafficking isn’t always about sex, sometimes it’s about labor.
Recently, a woman in the Chicago suburbs pled guilty to labor trafficking. She helped several people from Central America to enter the country, but once they were there, they had to stay and work in her home until the debt to get them here was paid.
January 9, 2021
Domestic Assault | Domestic Battery
In Illinois, when you take certain violent actions against members of your family or household, they’re classified as domestic violence crimes.
While a conviction won’t necessarily equate to a whole lot of time behind bars or payment of a whole lot in fines, you will jeopardize your home and family life as well as put a ding on your criminal record against you.
Not to mention, crimes committed against family members or household members tend to have consequences that impact