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White Collar Crime Is More Serious Than Many Realize

In Wisconsin, white collar crimes are taken seriously White collar crime tends not to involve violence — in fact, it has a reputation of being almost “boring” to the average person — and that means that many don’t realize that white collar crime is serious. Most people understand that fraud and embezzlement are not minor, but there is a disconnect between perception and reality when it comes to these types of financial crimes. However, white collar crime definitely...

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Probation in Wisconsin

Penalties for Probation Violation in Wisconsin

Wisconsin probation violation penalties After you are convicted of a crime, one of the best outcomes you can get is probation. Whether this comes in lieu of jail time or after you serve part of your sentence, it can feel like freedom. Unfortunately, you still have conditions you have to meet to keep that freedom. Violating your probation can lead to a longer probation or even jail time. Ways to Violate Your Probation Any time a court places you on probation, it orders conditions you...

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OWI Charges When You Are Below the Legal Limit

You can still be charged for an OWI if you are below the limit Wisconsin, like most states, has a threshold blood alcohol content that defines legal intoxication. That limit, .08, is the point at which you will automatically be found legally intoxicated. Unfortunately, testing below that level may not be enough to free you of OWI charges. If you are arrested for an OWI, you will need to work with an experienced criminal defense attorney. What OWI Really Means OWI stands for operating...

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Second Offense OWI | Wisconsin Second Offense Penalties

Penalties for Second Offense OWI in Wisconsin It should come as no surprise that the penalties associated with a second offense OWI in Wisconsin are more severe than those for a first offense OWI. One of the reasons for this is because first offenses are considered civil offenses/violations while second offenses are a criminal offense/violation without exception. This naturally leads to more severe repercussions. Criminal charges for a second OWI include jail time, monetary fines and loss...

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Miranda Rights in Wisconsin

What are your Miranda Rights in Wisconsin Most people are familiar with Miranda rights from crime movies and TV shows. However, entertainment media doesn’t always get the circumstances surrounding those words correct. Officers do have to read you your rights in specific circumstances, but there are times when an officer can question you, legally, without having to read those Miranda rights in Wisconsin. You Must Be in Custody An officer doesn’t have to read you the Miranda...

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