Blog Posts in 2016

Suppression of Evidence Part 3-DUI

In Arizona we have some of the toughest DUI laws in the country. Suppressing the state's evidence is sometimes the only way to win these cases because the odds are routinely stacked against the ...
Continue reading "Suppression of Evidence Part 3-DUI" »

Interlock Updates-DUI Another Victory for the Defense

At the Law Offices of Randall J. Craig, PLLC we handle all kinds of criminal cases including DUI type of offenses. The State of Arizona has some of the toughest DUI laws in the country. Recently in an ...
Continue reading "Interlock Updates-DUI Another Victory for the Defense" »

Child Prostitution and Police Stings

At The Law Offices of Randall J. Craig PLLC we handle all kinds of felony offenses and can tell you that in the State of Arizona we have some of the toughest criminal laws in the country. For ...
Continue reading "Child Prostitution and Police Stings" »

For All You Out There On Probation

At my firm we handle all kinds of cases including probation matters. This can easily be one of the most distressing types of criminal matters because the consequences can be so severe to the client. ...
Continue reading "For All You Out There On Probation" »

Do Not Just Consent

Last month we were running articles about the Miranda v. Arizona decision and how such a landmark case has impacted the criminal justice system. I have been writing about how the system has developed ...
Continue reading "Do Not Just Consent" »

Back to All You Out There With Priors

At my firm, we handle all kinds of criminal cases including violations of probation and cases where the defendant has multiple prior felony convictions. I am always looking out for an opportunity to ...
Continue reading "Back to All You Out There With Priors" »

Hold That Bud

Just a few years ago, marijuana was uniformly considered a dangerous narcotic all throughout the country. Now, that perspective is shifting. In Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska, marijuana is ...
Continue reading "Hold That Bud" »

Probable Cause Generally

If you have ever watched movies or television, you have probably heard the phrase "probable cause." Probable cause plays a crucial role in our criminal justice system and, if it not ...
Continue reading "Probable Cause Generally" »

Do Not Just Plead Guilty

As a trial lawyer, I have had the opportunity to see it all in the courtroom over the years. Many times I have seen defendants just plead guilty during their arraignments. In a 2011 report issued by ...
Continue reading "Do Not Just Plead Guilty" »

Understanding Bond and "Bail"

If you've watched even a moderate amount of TV, you probably know that "bailing" someone out of jail means paying money to release them following their arrest. However, fewer of us ...
Continue reading "Understanding Bond and "Bail"" »