A Day in the Life as an Intern for Lexington Criminal Defense Attorney Christopher A. Spedding

Because I am a Lexington criminal defense attorney, I often invite interns from the University of Kentucky to work in my office to experience what it is like to practice criminal law. It is one of my passions to expose those interested in criminal law to experience it first-hand. As noted in my biography, I

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Perception v. Reality

Witness Reliability in Criminal Defense Social Media has recently posed the explosive questions: Do you hear “Laurel” or “Yanny?” Is the dress black and blue or white and gold? (https://slate.com/technology/2018/05/yanny-vs-laurel-is-the-dress-for-your-ears.html). These examples demonstrate that our senses are variable, inconsistent and often unreliable. Moreover, even our individual perceptions of actual, recorded “evidence” – – be it

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Shepherd’s House open for business

https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.amnews.com%2F2017%2F02%2F25%2Fshepherds-house-open-for-business-non-residential-facility-to-begin-working-with-clients-monday%2F&h=ATNkJssqldlwB3aVJVyyXrjP81IozmbmKLznDT1vZbctXYObJ-TDAb0x1yCgus9yuUWfVgdL4BWj5_2n46ZQiD6lc4jpFaMfK0XdqXQqdzG6CBm4tt8WlGnS1_GjsAc&s=1&enc=AZP1pfJ8fHMMu8B34ctd_SRxU91BGMDQ8Gg_t6_W5YR7Ip7u_Ta-Q7dnKRaBYSaukPk72E2zf9lDOg7CBaf3Re31

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Distasteful to Some…

Sex offenses are generally a taboo subject. But if you are involved in the legal system, how to deal with them from a procedural standpoint and a monitoring standpoint post-conviction, is a nightmare and most inefficient. See how one court views sex offender registration by reading below.     https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fccresourcecenter.org%2F2017%2F07%2F19%2Fpa-high-court-holds-sex-offender-registration-unconstitutional%2F&h=ATPs3Fi5MmhTEAdMC_ZH9AgJjQkp9JklngYNbMujcyxyKYn-E_Y0sXl51kfhe69BKPm_mAhQcehRkuNGpnh5YUk9VjJMxl-owHYDLmkCj0I&s=1&enc=AZOOg9qJVGdOQg7K47eqwfAfiPA3aQUkCApOJIaPnCydNrzfAJ10Y8pzHPNVXpRg-lErD8fc7DqB3J7VZMDMFaFV

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