Jackson Law Office Criminal Defense Blog

Obtaining expungement in Indiana

A criminal history can interfere with your life in many ways, long after you have paid your debt to society. Indiana's expungement process is designed to allow people who have been convicted of certain offenses to clear or seal their records in order to give them a...

Probation violations in Indiana

If you are found guilty of a crime, the court may decide to sentence you to probation rather than jail time. While probation is generally the better option, it is no walk in the park. If you fail to abide by the terms of your probation, you may face serious...

Marijuana possession laws in Indiana

Marijuana use is relatively common in Indiana. Many people use marijuana in different forms for recreational use. People may smoke it, there are also gummies, they may vape it and consume it in other forms as well. While there are many people who use it and it may not...

Common property offenses in Indiana

If you have been charged with stealing or damaging property, you may find yourself facing an array of allegations based on the type of damage inflicted or value of stolen property. A criminal defense attorney can help defend against the charges you are facing and give...

Divisions of theft charges in Indiana

You could be forgiven for thinking that all thefts are basically the same: When a person takes something that doesn't belong to them, that's theft. In a broad sense, this is true, but the law treats theft as a category of offenses, with different charges and potential...