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If you are facing felony charges in Chicago, the penalties you will face if convicted are severe. Inevitably, it will involve incarceration, often for many years—possibly for life. If you are released from prison, probation will be involved, and your entire future will be damaged. You will face scrutiny at every turn and will have trouble getting employment, housing, or loans. This is why it is so important to have a skillful and aggressive Chicago criminal lawyer at your side who will work diligently to uphold your rights and preserve your freedom and your good name.

 

For a criminal charge to be classified as a felony, it is a serious enough offense to warrant time in a state penitentiary if convicted. Consequently, much is at stake if you have been arrested for a felony. However, innocent people are accused of felony offenses no less than other crimes, and your Chicago criminal lawyer will thoroughly evaluate every aspect of your case to unearth weaknesses in the prosecution’s evidence and strategies so that the most stringent defense can be constructed for you.

 

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If you have been arrested in Chicago, no matter how straightforward or complex the charge, Chicago criminal lawyer Andrew M. Weisberg is known 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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As the Department of Education is attempting to change Title IX laws, Illinois college students are putting up a fight. Experts say that Title IX, the federal civil rights laws that prohibit discrimination based on sex, is already not sufficient.

Further weakening of the guidelines will only put victims of sexual harassment and misconduct in an even worse position.

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Illinois’ Felony Murder Rule: You Don’t Have to Kill to Face Charges

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According to the Chicago police, overall crime in Chicago is on the decline. Except when you’re talking about homicides and shootings.

According to their reports, homicides were up 41 percent in February 2020 over the same month in 2019. It’s simply a fact of life that in Chicago, homicide touches the lives of many people.

These grim statistics also shed light on Illinois’ felony murder rule. This controversial murder rule may have people facing murder charges that never even pulled [...]

, Illinois’ Felony Murder Rule: You Don’t Have to Kill to Face Charges