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Posted by Haque Legal November 25, 2022 Criminal Law

Clean Slate Law in Michigan

The law on expungement in Michigan had been revised to cover more misdemeanors and felonies. It also aimed to provide more chances for people who have been convicted of crimes that may no longer be considered a crime in Michigan or that have already passed for a long period. Expungement is the court process that…
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Posted by Haque Legal November 19, 2022 Criminal Defense,Criminal Law

Expungement in Michigan 

In this article, let us revisit the meaning of expungement in Michigan and what it means for you. What is Expungement? In simpler terms, expungement refers to erasing or removing something completely. When applied in law, to expunge refers to the process where the record of a criminal conviction is destroyed or sealed from the…
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Posted by Haque Legal November 13, 2022 Criminal Law

Revisiting White-Collar Crimes

White collar crimes are often committed with the motivation of having financial gain. The investigations of criminal activities are done by many government agencies. Joint efforts are conducted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation together with the United States Postal Inspection Service, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Internal Revenue Service, and the Commodity Futures…
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Posted by Haque Legal November 7, 2022 Criminal Law

What is a Psychosexual Evaluation in Michigan Sex Crimes Cases?

If you follow legal statutes and even just crime shows you have probably heard about psychosexual evaluation (PSE). Psychosexual evaluation is a psychological assessment administered by a licensed psychologist.  In this article, let us give you a background on what a psychosexual evaluation is. Have I seen this before? You have probably learned about this…
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Posted by Haque Legal November 1, 2022 Criminal Law

Defenses and Penalties to First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct in Michigan

In a previous article, we started to discuss first degree criminal sexual conduct. Let us dive in. Recap We have already discussed that Criminal Sexual Conduct in the first degree has a penalty of life imprisonment. Criminal sexual conduct in the first degree involves sexual penetration, however slight it may be. As long as there…
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Posted by Haque Legal October 26, 2022 Criminal Law

First-Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct in Michigan

We have begun discussing this crime in the article: The Elements of Sex Crimes In Michigan: Criminal Sexual Conduct In The First Degree.  Recap We have already discussed that Criminal Sexual Conduct in the first degree has a penalty of life imprisonment. Criminal sexual conduct in the first degree involves sexual penetration, however slight it…
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Posted by Haque Legal October 20, 2022 Criminal Law

Diving Into Michigan Penal Code Chapter 750

Michigan Penal Code Chapter 750 covers most of the cases that are commonly filed against individuals in Michigan.  In the coming series of articles, we are diving into some chapters of the Michigan Penal Code.  As we go along the series, you will see links of the following articles: Section 750.520b Section 750.520c Section 750.520d…
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Posted by Haque Legal October 20, 2022 Criminal Law

Know Your Rights With the Michigan Criminal Law and Procedure Manual

There are now a lot of resources that you can use in order to properly protect your rights. Right now, the Michigan Police drafted a manual for criminal law and procedure that police officers are expected to follow.  According to the Legal Resources portion of the Michigan website, the following defines the resource: Michigan Criminal…
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Posted by Haque Legal October 14, 2022 Criminal Law

Landmark Jail Reforms in Michigan

A year ago, on April 21, 2021, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer of the State of Michigan signed Executive Order No. 2021-5. This order is one of the landmark jail reforms in Michigan that created the Michigan Jail Reform Advisory Council. This Council will continue the critical work started by the Michigan Task Force on Jail and…
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Posted by Haque Legal October 8, 2022 Criminal Law

Criminal and Related Grounds for VISA Rejection

There are different grounds related to why your United States VISA may have been rejected. In this matter, it is important that you know why your VISA may have been rejected and if you have control over it. Your VISA application may have been rejected because of a handful of reasons. This article discusses the…
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