A recent case of mine demonstrates the need for a criminal defense lawyer when you are charged with a crime in Southern Colorado. My client was accused of driving under the influence (DUI). As a result of some choices when he was younger, the District Attorney was trying to punish him severely. He sought out my help and I got to work on his case.
When we hear the words domestic violence, we all think of the horrible acts of violence committed against both men and women by their significant others. The purpose of this article is not to justify such horrible acts, but rather to talk about things which people do, which are not acts of violence, yet still get lumped in with the phrase “domestic violence”.