Should I Use a Public Defender?

You’ve been arrested or a warrant has been issued for your arrest.  When the arresting officer read you your Miranda Rights, he or she said, “You have the right to an attorney.  If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed to you at no cost.” “Great!” you think.  “I can get a free…

Should I Turn Myself In?

If you discover that a warrant has been issued for your arrest, what should you do?  Do you go to the nearest police station and turn yourself in?  Do you run?  Do you stick your head in the sand and pretend that it hasn’t happened? The answer to this question is none of the above. …