Have you been arrested for a crime in Idaho? Has someone you love been charged with a serious offense? If so, do not go another day without effective legal representation from the experienced criminal defense attorneys at Mauk, Miller, Hawkins PLLC in Boise, ID. At a time when the legal system can seem so impersonal and intimidating, you owe it to yourself to retain a lawyer who is devoted to defending your rights, and is willing to lay everything on the line to pursue the best possible result.
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Some violent crimes can be enhanced, or “aggravated.” Battery is the offense of committing bodily harm to a victim. Battery can become aggravated when an alleged offender uses a deadly weapon, toxic chemical, or causes harm to a pregnant woman or her unborn fetus.
Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
Are you facing a first or second DUI charge? Even though these are often misdemeanors, they still carry the threat of a lifetime criminal record, a suspended license, and jail time. These penalties are enough to make a DUI conviction a devastating, life-changing matter.
If you were arrested for possession of a controlled substance or trafficking drugs in Idaho you could be facing serious penalties. Law enforcement officials and prosecutors do not take drug crimes lightly. Even first-time offenders could be facing jail time or a permanent criminal record.
Felony Driving Under the Influence
Driving under the influence (DUI) refers to the crime of impaired driving due to the use of alcohol or drugs. DUIs can be considered felony offenses if the driver causes harm or wrongful death to another person or has been arrested for the third time for the same offense.
Theft crimes are any act of unlawfully taking someone else’s property under fraudulent means without the owner’s consent and without the intent of returning the property to the original owner. Both grand theft and burglary can be charged as felonies in the state of Idaho.
Manslaughter and Homicide
Some of the most severe penalties can result from a manslaughter or homicide conviction. If you are accused of taking someone else’s life and have been charged with manslaughter or homicide, you will need most definitely want to be defended by a seasoned litigator, of which we have multiple.
When someone has been sexually victimized, prosecutors will try to punish an alleged offender to the fullest extent of the law. For this reason, anyone who has been accused of a sex crime will need an aggressive legal defender who isn’t afraid to go the distance to protect his or her client's reputation.
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Don’t wait another moment to retain a lawyer who is completely devoted to protecting your rights to the fullest extent! Whether you are calling us from your home, from jail, the courthouse, or any other location, we would be happy to come to you and meet you in person. We can discuss your case in detail, get to know your side of the story, and begin to create a compelling defense that can put you in an advantageous position to succeed.