New Hampshire cyber flashing law

New Hampshire Cyber Flashing Law

January 28, 2023 by Leave your thoughts

In a previous blog post we talked about New Hampshire Senate Bill 306. It’s one of many new laws that went into effect on January first. Another law, a so-called “cyber flashing” law, also went into effect. This new law updates New Hampshire’s indecent exposure law to include the transmission or sending of unsolicited lewd images to a person as...

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dressing for court

Here’s How to Dress For Court

December 24, 2022 by Leave your thoughts

Just the word “court” strikes fear in many people. It’s an intimidating thing to go before a judge or jury and have to have your entire life on public display. No one likes it. But in some cases, it’s absolutely necessary. And whether you like it or not, your appearance plays a role in how the judge and/or jury perceive...

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can I withdraw a guilty plea

Can I withdraw a plea bargain?

November 30, 2022 by Leave your thoughts

In New Hampshire and nearly every other state, it’s quite common to resolve a criminal case through a plea bargain. According to the American Bar, a plea bargain usually involves the defendant’s pleading guilty to a lesser charge, or to only one of several charges. It also may involve a guilty plea as charged, with the prosecution recommending leniency in...

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self defense in New Hampshire

Self-Defense In New Hampshire

November 29, 2022 by Leave your thoughts

One of those most common terms thrown around in the legal world is “self-defense” The definition of self-defense, how and when that definition can be influenced, and the nuances of defending someone claiming self-defense are vast. It’s important that anyone claiming “self-defense” understand what the self-defense laws are in New Hampshire and what the likelihood of their claim being given...

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Avoid a DWI: Call Uber

November 17, 2022 by Leave your thoughts

Avoiding DWI on Thanksgiving Ah, the holidays. It’s that time of year and after two years of quarantine people are more than eager to get together with friends and family. It was a long two years and a visit is overdue. For many, celebrating the holidays involves sipping on your favorite adult beverage and calling it a night. But for...

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can lawyers guarantee a result?

Can you guarantee a certain result?

October 31, 2022 by Leave your thoughts

No lawyer can guarantee a certain legal result. A lawyer may be able to predict a range of potential outcomes after they have all the information, but they must be careful how they phrase it. Any lawyer who offers a guarantee raises serious concerns.  For example, in a criminal case, even if a defense lawyer believes in their heart that...

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