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“Repeaters” Need Strong Representation

If you are facing charges in Chicago and you have a previous criminal history, only a tough, smart, and aggressive Chicago criminal attorney can obtain the best possible outcome in your case. Despite the familiar refrain that anyone accused of a crime is to be presumed innocent until proven guilty, if you have a previous history of arrests, the implicit presumption made by law enforcement, prosecutors, judges, and juries will likely be that you are guilty again.

 

The judicial system can be difficult enough to make your way through unscathed without the significant added burden of a past criminal record. Unfortunately, if you are considered a “repeater,” you will have a much more difficult time proving your innocence. Fair or not, that is a fact, which is why having an aggressive Chicago criminal attorney at your side is critically important when you need a stalwart defender to protect your rights and your freedom. A good Chicago criminal attorney will do the thorough investigative work necessary to build a solid defense for you.

 

Despite the fact that you may be innocent, it seems that often times in Chicago, you are considered guilty until proven innocent with the skill and expertise of a Chicago criminal attorney, especially if you have a past record. Experienced and tenacious, Andrew M. Weisberg is the Chicago criminal attorney who can help you to achieve the best outcome possible in your situation. Call the Law Office of Andrew M. Weisberg today to for sound legal counsel and dauntless legal representation.

 

If you have been arrested in Chicago, no matter how straightforward or complex the charge, Chicago criminal attorney Andrew M. Weisberg has a well-earned reputation for tough, aggressive defense. A former felony prosecutor, Attorney Weisberg has extensive experience in handling all types of criminal cases, from sex offenses and violent crimes to theft-related crimes and traffic violations. To contact Mr. Weisberg, visit https://www.chicagocriminallawyer.com/, call the office at 312.854.7004 or call his cell phone 24/7 at 773.908.9811 or Text LAWYER to 25827 for a prompt call back. The initial consultation is free.

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Do You Have to Steal Something to Be Charged with Illinois Burglary?

Burglary

Burglary is an oft-misunderstood crime.

Take the case of two 14-year-old boys in McHenry, Illinois. The juvenile suspects were arrested for the destruction of the former Just For Fun Roller Rink. The business had closed permanently in late 2020, and the boys started a fire in the empty rink. The flames quickly got out of hand.

One juvenile was charged with arson, burglary, and criminal damage to property, all felonies of varying classes. The other was charged with criminal trespass,

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Illinois Drug Charges? Learn about Concurrent vs. Consecutive Sentences

Drug Crimes

If you’re facing drug charges in Illinois, you may have a lot of questions. One of those might be the penalties you will face if you are found guilty—or choose to plead guilty.

In the state of Illinois, anyone pleading guilty or convicted of a crime in court is subject to the sentence for that particular crime.

For drug trafficking crimes, there’s much to understand about the structure of sentencing and how that can impact the amount of time you

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