Archives for: April 12th, 2013

Can I Get Driving Privileges To Work With A DUI Charge?

Written by joesuhre on April 12, 2013

One of the most commonly asked questions is whether or not you can get driving privileges while a DUI charge is pending.  The short answer is yes, but you need the assistance of an experienced attorney to not only get you the privileges you need but to keep you out…Read More

What is Felonious Assault?

Written by joesuhre on August 29, 2012

A felonious assault charge is one of the worst charges a person can be charged with – each felonious assault conviction can carry with it between 2 and 8 years in prison.  If there is a gun involved you could be looking at a mandatory of sentence between 8 years…Read More

What is Gambling?

Written by joesuhre on August 12, 2012

The new casinos in Toledo, Columbus, and Cleveland bring new charges against people for gambling.  There are various forms of gambling, cheating, that the government prosecutes.  Some examples include posting a beat after it is clear that they will win –  think blackjack and pushing forward a bet after the…Read More

What is Rape?

Written by joesuhre on August 5, 2012

As a former prosecutor, and criminal defense lawyer, I am often involved in sexual crime cases… cases such as rape.  Most people do not know the legal definition of rape, nor the implications of such a serious charge.  Everyone knows that merely being accused of rape can be a life…Read More

What is drug trafficking in Ohio?

Written by joesuhre on July 19, 2012

If you have been charged in Ohio, and the Cleveland area, with trafficking charges you need to hire an attorney.  You should consider calling one of our experienced Cleveland Criminal Lawyers right away if facing charges.

In Ohio drug trafficking is defined as:

2925.03 Trafficking, aggravated trafficking in drugs.

(A) No person shall…Read More

What Is Theft?

Written by joesuhre on May 18, 2012

What Is Theft In Ohio?

Theft in Ohio is defined in the Ohio Revised Code as follows:

(A) No person, with purpose to deprive the owner of property or services, shall knowingly obtain or exert control over either the property or services in any of the following ways:
(1) Without the consent of…Read More

Speeding Tickets!

Written by joesuhre on May 11, 2012

Over 100,000 people a day receive a speeding ticket in this country.  That’s over 41,000,000 speeding tickets a year.  That equates to 1 in 6 drivers will get a speeding ticket this year!
To some, a speeding ticket may seem like a minor violation.  However, the charges may result in significant…Read More

What Is Domestic Violence?

Written by joesuhre on May 4, 2012

The criminal statute defines domestic violence as “knowingly cause or attempt to cause physical harm to a family or household member, or recklessly cause serious physical harm to a family or household member, or by threat of force, shall knowingly cause a family or household member to believe that the…Read More

Drug Paraphernalia Cases?

Written by joesuhre on April 27, 2012

Drug Paraphernalia Charges
2925.14 Drug paraphernalia.
(A) As used in this section, “drug paraphernalia” means any equipment, product, or material of any kind that is used by the offender, intended by the offender for use, or designed for use, in propagating, cultivating, growing, harvesting, manufacturing, compounding, converting, producing, processing, preparing, testing, analyzing,…Read More

Possession of Marijuana.

Written by joesuhre on April 20, 2012

Possession of Marijuana
2925.11 Possession of controlled substances.(A) No person shall knowingly obtain, possess, or use a controlled substance.
(C) Whoever violates division (A) of this section is guilty of one of the following:
(3) If the drug involved in the violation is marihuana or a compound, mixture, preparation, or substance containing marihuana…Read More