What to do When the Police Contact You

Most people never have contact with the police, at least as a defendant or as the target of an investigation. Most people think “Oh that will never happen to me.” Guess what? It happens all the time. It doesn’t take much for law enforcement to start looking at you as part of an investigation and

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DO I REALLY NEED AN ATTORNEY?

“Do I REALLY need an attorney?” This question is asked quite frequently of me by potential clients who either have a criminal case pending against them or who anticipate a criminal case quickly coming down the pike. My answer is always and unequivocally a resounding “Yes!” Why? (The answer is not always “yes” just so

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KYAnonymous, Hacker’s Co-Conspirator Sentenced

The co-conspirator to the computer hacker, KYAnonymous, has been sentenced in Federal Court.  See the story, below: http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/crime/article125505029.html To see the story about KYAnonymous, see: https://www.speddinglawoffice.com/2016/11/26/computer-hacker-pleads-guilty/ This is an Advertisement: If you find yourself faced with a criminal offense in Federal Court, consider contacting my office.  For more information: https://www.speddinglawoffice.com/federal-criminal-offenses/

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To Die or Not to Die? That is the Question

Capital Punishment and Mental Illness: Whether you are in favor of the death penalty or against it, the following story could lead to a very disturbing result. Are we going to put to death those who suffer from mental disease? Are the methods we use to determine the issue of  competence outdated? We are getting ready

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Employee Embezzlement: A Fox Guarding the Henhouse

A Fox Guarding the Henhouse: A story broke today where a long time bookkeeper employee for a small business was arrested for embezzling over $1,000,000 from the company. The employee was considered “family” by the company. The moral of the story is this. Require two signatures for all checks Require your bookkeeper to take at

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