Archive for July, 2016

Is Unlawful Possession of a Firearm a Felony?

July 25th, 2016 by Wilbanks Law Firm

It’s a question with a lot of different answers, but there are certain factors that can help clear up some of the confusion around unlawful possession of a firearm. Different states have different levels of severity when it comes to gun laws, and as such, unlawful possession of a firearm can be categorized in a […]

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Which Types of Parole Violations Need an Attorney?

July 18th, 2016 by Wilbanks Law Firm

Although there are a number of different types of parole violations, one thing they have in common is the possibility of getting you sent back to jail. Getting re-integrated into society after serving time in prison can be difficult, even without the fear of dealing with countless types of parole violations. There is a long […]

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How Long Is the Conviction Appeal Process?

July 11th, 2016 by Wilbanks Law Firm

The case is closed when a court rules in favor of an acquittal, but if you’re found guilty, you can still turn to the conviction appeal process. For those unfamiliar with it, the conviction appeal process gives the losing party in a lawsuit the chance to possibly overturn a court’s ruling by appealing to a […]

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What Are White Collar Crimes and Do I Need a Lawyer?

July 4th, 2016 by Wilbanks Law Firm

White collar crimes fall into their own category, but they are still a very serious matter when you’re accused of committing one. There are white collar crimes, and there are blue collar crimes, and while no one ever wants to be charged with committing one of either type, the status of the person in question […]

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