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Understanding the difference between Civil and Criminal Law
(7 days ago) Here are some of the big differences between civil and criminal law: Crimes are regarded as offenses against the state, or crimes against society. Even though the victim in a murder is the person who was killed, murder as a criminal charge is, in the legal world, a crime against society.
UPDATED: Oklahoma’s Current Marijuana
(1 days ago) The sad truth is Oklahoma law enforcement has not taken action to simplify the legality surrounding marijuana. The confusion surrounding Oklahoma’s marijuana laws have spurred numerous meetings between state law enforcement and state lawmakers. At the moment, Oklahoma’s medical marijuana rules state an individual without a state license
What are the Oklahoma laws regarding
(6 days ago) Methamphetamine charges are a serious matter in Oklahoma. Even with the modification of methamphetamine possession laws that took effect in July 2017, Oklahoma’s drug laws are among the harshest in the United States. You need the help of an experienced criminal defense attorney to handle your case.
Jacqui Ford Jacqui Ford Law Firm Oklahoma City, OK
(1 days ago) Kelly Beardslee Criminal Defense Lawyer, OU College of Law, 2006 – Present; American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys 2015 & 2016 Client Satisfaction Award; Top 40 Under Forty, 2014; Top 100 Trial Lawyer’s, (2014-2016)
What is a civil rights lawyer Jacqueline Ford Law
(3 days ago) If you ever feel like you have been the victim of discrimination, or if you believe the police or a local government have violated your rights, you might be in need of a civil rights lawyer. A civil rights attorney focuses on cases that include gender equality, human rights, discrimination and more. Sometimes, you might not even realize that
Oklahoma Drone Laws OKC Criminal Defense
(3 days ago) Oklahoma lawmakers proposed state bill 492 which would basically allow property owners to shoot down a drone that’s over their land. In Florida, lawmakers are now pushing legislation to hold drone owners and manufacturers liable for any damage or injury caused by crashed drones. The Federal Aviation Administration has also been racing to
First Amendment rights
(8 days ago) Law enforcement cannot detain you without reasonable suspicion that you committed a crime or were in the process of committing a crime. Write down everything you can remember from the encounter with law enforcement, including the officer’s name, badge or patrol number, and who they work for.
Oklahoma Public Intoxication Laws OKC
(7 days ago) By state law it is illegal to consume alcohol in any public place that is not licensed to sell and serve alcohol. The scope of this law is very broad because the term public place can apply to a long list of locations. There are three main ways to get arrested for public intoxication in Oklahoma. Drinking in a vehicle or a public place
Revenge porn law in Oklahoma Oklahoma City Jacqui Ford
(9 days ago) What are the details of Oklahoma’s revenge porn law? Republican Senator David Holt of Oklahoma City introduced legislation regarding revenge porn that was passed in the spring of 2016. “Non-consensual pornography is a destructive act that especially targets women, and it should be a crime,” Senator Holt said.
Do I need a lawyer to apply for an
(2 days ago) At Jacqui Ford Law, we have an experienced legal team who have helped many clients through their expungement process. If you or someone you love is interested in getting a conviction expunged from their record, contact us today for your free consultation.
Felony Stalking vs. Misdemeanor Stalking
(3 days ago) It is against Oklahoma state law to willfully, maliciously, and repeatedly follow or harass another person in a manner that causes the person to feel frightened, intimidated, threatened. Misdemeanor v Felony. A common piece of comedic urban folklore tells us “it is not illegal to be a jerk” when, in reality, it is.
Being a Lawyer Ally in the Fight for Justice
(3 days ago) For example, a group of 12 OK City lawyers, including the Jacqui Ford Law Firm, have created a coalition of lawyers representing protesters pro bono. Other times, lawyer allies can work with protesters in their role as attorneys to speak at public meetings or in government buildings and use the technical and legal language that government
Domestic Abuse Laws in Oklahoma Jacqui Ford Law
(5 days ago) Contact Jacqui Ford Law for help with your case today. Schedule a free consultation with Jacqui Ford Law to learn of other possible defense strategies. Our firm will work hard to prove your innocence and get you back to living your life after domestic abuse charges.
OKC Criminal Defense Jacqui Ford Law Oklahoma City, OK
(5 days ago) At Jacqui Ford Law, we provide sincere, straightforward criminal defense to the people in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and surrounding areas. We passionately defend people’s rights. We firmly believe that you shouldn’t be taken advantage of by your legal representation or law enforcement.
Spousal rape laws in Oklahoma
(3 days ago) Oklahoma law clearly outlines spousal rape in 21 O.S. § 1111 (b): “Rape is an act of sexual intercourse accomplished with a male or female who is the spouse of the perpetrator if force or violence is used or threatened, accompanied by apparent power of execution to the victim or to another person.”. Breaking down what this law says, the
Non Legal Resources
(3 days ago) Ford Law is ready and willing to fight for your rights if you’ve been accused of a crime. Our team works closely with every client to listen to and understand their story. We commit to each client, and for over a decade, we’ve helped thousands of clients fight their charges and get to the light at the end of the tunnel.
Do police need a warrant to search your
(1 days ago) Consent – The owner of the phone gave permission for law enforcement to search it. Plain view – The cell phone and/or the contents in the phone were in plain view; Public school – The police searched your phone at a public school. Searched after arrest – You were already under arrest when the officer in question searched your phone.
Results and Testimonials for Jacqui Ford Law Oklahoma
(7 days ago) Client Testimonials. Hands down, one of the best defense attorneys in the state. If you’ve made some bad decisions, Jacqui Ford is the best decision you can make! – Iam G. Jacqui is on top of her game! She’s a lawyer that other lawyers ask for help. Highly intelligent, compassionate & hardworking.
What are the requirements for
(7 days ago) That you have proven yourself to be a productive, law-abiding citizen. That the expungement will grant much-needed relief. And that the benefits of the relief sought outweighs the need for the public to know about the incident. With the right attorney, your chances of getting the expungement you deserve are far better than if you try to go it
About Jacqui Ford Law Jacqui Ford Law Oklahoma City, OK
(Just Now) If you are being investigated or have been arrested, indicted or charged, contact us today at 405-604-3200. We offer free consultations to all prospective clients. Our office is located in the Classen Plaza Law Center, right in the heart of Oklahoma City, but we also can arrange meetings at …
What is the statute of limitations on domestic violence in
(1 days ago) A statute of limitations is the allowable time frame for prosecutors to bring about criminal charges against a defendant.. Section 152 of title 22 of Oklahoma’s statutes outlines the law regarding when the prosecution can bring about criminal charges. Many criminal acts have a statute of limitations of three years from the date of the crime.
Does domestic violence show up on a
(7 days ago) Domestic violence charges can be misdemeanors or felonies, but even a misdemeanor will show up on a background check during a job search, housing interview, etc. In this blog, our team of Oklahoma domestic violence defense attorneys at Jacqui Ford Law explain what a domestic violence charge might entail, what you can expect during a case, and
What to do if you’re charged with
(7 days ago) In Oklahoma, the Self-Defense Act is the law that regulates gun licenses for the state. The law prohibits people with pending charges and/or convictions for certain offenses from having a license. So which crimes are included in the law, and what happens if you’re found with a gun anyway? What crimes prohibit you from owning a gun in Oklahoma?
What is the Trial Lawyer’s College and who
(9 days ago) Founded by renowned criminal defense attorney Gerry Spence, TLC is an elite college of lawyers who represent people. The basic requirement is that one must be either a criminal defense or a plaintiff lawyer. (Those who represent insurance companies cannot join.) The goal of TLC is to arm lawyers with the skills needed to effectively try their cases in front of a judge and jury.
What is the Trial Lawyers College
(5 days ago) What is the Trial Lawyer’s College? In its own words, the nonprofit Trial Lawyers College is “committed to training a new breed of lawyer — a warrior who has the courage to become a real person first, and … the heart to fight for justice in their own passionate voice.”. The curriculum is based on something called psychodrama
Best apps to safely and effectively
(1 days ago) Mobile Justice – This is an app that was developed by the ACLU of California, but it has since been adopted in Missouri, Mississippi, Nebraska and Oregon. It’s available for iPhones and Androids, and it sends police encounters that you record on your phone directly to the civil rights organization. The ACLU will then save the video, even if
What is Drug Court in Oklahoma
(4 days ago) Under the new law, about a fourth of all people charged with drug felonies over the past few years would have misdemeanor charges instead. This makes them ineligible for Oklahoma drug court and has officials re-examining the program to see how it can be restructured to help misdemeanor offenders, as well. Give Jacqui Ford a call today
What are the consequences of felony
(4 days ago) Contact Jacqui Ford Law today. While some initiatives are being taken to improve conditions for people with felony convictions, these efforts are slow-moving. If you are being charged with a felony, it’s imperative that you hire an experienced criminal defense attorney to handle your case. Call Jacqui Ford Law today for help.
Drug Laws Archives
(2 days ago) Oklahoma law allows for any property or vehicles to be seized if they were involved in the charges relating to marijuana. Furthermore, it is possible for those convicted of cannabis-related crimes to have their driver’s license suspended for upwards of three years.
(4 days ago) Penalties for Domestic Violence in Oklahoma. Oklahoma’s domestic violence laws are found in the same statute as assault laws, but while simple assault and battery is punishable by 90 days in jail, domestic assault and battery generally carries more serious charges: up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $5,000 for the first offense.
What happens to first-time domestic
(8 days ago) Jacqui Ford Law is a team of fierce defense attorneys. Whether your domestic abuse case is your first or subsequent offense, we’ll protect your rights. Contact us to schedule a free consultation to learn more about our criminal defense services.
Pardons in Oklahoma: What They Are and
(7 days ago) Eligibility for employment in law enforcement; Retail businesses that require licenses such as liquor stores ; Those with pardons can be eligible to hold public office, vote, serve on juries, and own firearms. Gun ownership, however, does not extend to violent offenders.
What counts as self defense Jacqui Ford Law Oklahoma
(1 days ago) Nearly every state in America, as well as federal laws, allow you to protect yourself from harm by another person. In general, self-defense is defined as protecting yourself from physical harm in a situation that otherwise could constitute a crime. For example, it is a crime to shoot someone else, but if the person you shoot was attacking you or raised a gun at you, then the shooting was self
What are the Statute of Limitations in
(1 days ago) Like most legal issues, statutes of limitations can be complicated and are best handled by an experienced criminal defense attorney. If you or someone you love is accused of a crime, contact Jacqui Ford’s law office today for help.
Accused of embezzlement
(Just Now) Embezzlement is a big and scary word for a certain type of property theft. It’s the kind of property theft that happens when someone entrusted to manage someone else’s money or a business’ money steals from the person or business and uses it for personal gain. The big factor in embezzlement cases is that the person accused of stealing did
Criminal Defense Archives
(9 days ago) Oklahoma law allows for any property or vehicles to be seized if they were involved in the charges relating to marijuana. Furthermore, it is possible for those convicted of cannabis-related crimes to have their driver’s license suspended for upwards of three years.
What Derek Chauvin’s conviction means
(2 days ago) At Jacqui Ford Law, we are committed to defending the people of Oklahoma from the abuses of those in power– whether they’re overzealous prosecutors or violent police officers. Most often, we use 42 U.S. Code § 1983, a federal statute that protects Americans’ civil rights, to sue the government and force them to comply with the law.