December 6, 2021
Bias can be “a favorable or friendly feeling toward a party.” It can also be hostility toward someone, a motive to lie out of self-interest, and/or corruption.
December 3, 2021
Now that DFS has lost its accreditation, the government is looking for creative ways to prosecute drug possession cases, including amending the charges to attempted possession. There are equally creative ways to counter this strategy.
October 23, 2021
Police had the requisite legal basis – reasonable suspicion – to assume that one of four people present after gunshots were heard was the shooter.
October 21, 2021
People are, I believe, naturally contrarian. The question is how to use this phenomenon to your advantage at trial.
September 20, 2021
Although a court may take “judicial notice” of commonly known facts, the government must still prove every element of a criminal offense beyond a reasonable doubt.
August 30, 2021
The Criminal Division of D.C. Superior Court will expand in-person operations beginning on Tuesday, September 7.
August 11, 2021
The Zulu greeting “Sawubona” translated literally means “I see you.” Because it is important to be seen.
July 23, 2021
One man’s address book is another person’s ledger.
July 11, 2021
Reaching out to clients during the pandemic: Sometimes what I need to do is just listen.