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The High Cost of a DWI or DUI

  • By James Cummings
  • Apr 06, 2017


 

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Do you need a Carteret County assault attorney?

  • By James Cummings
  • Sep 10, 2015

Assault charges can be complicated and range from simple assault to assault with a deadly weapon to manslaughter or even murder. The consequences for assault charges vary and depend on each individual case. Simple assault and assault on a female are considered misdemeanors, while assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and other serious charges can be charged as felonies.  

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Domestic violence is often an emotionally-charged crime. Domestic violence is defined by the following acts committed against someone with whom the defendant has a personal relationship with:  

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Attorney Profile: James Cummings

  • By James Cummings
  • Jul 21, 2015

 

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Bail Bond Hearing Lawyer Serving Carteret County

  • By James Cummings
  • Jul 21, 2015

Some crimes, such as assault, theft or domestic violence, do allow you the right to a bond hearing. The bond hearing allows for a judge to determine whether or not the criminally accused will be allowed to have bond set and if so, how much the bond will be. In North Carolina, all defendants are entitled to have a bond set and are also entitled to the ability to make a motion to modify their bond.  

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Attorney Spotlight: Sydney Cummings

  • By James Cummings
  • Jul 21, 2015

 

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