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  • Fighting a Drug Possession Charge in Arizona

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Nov 6, 2019

    If you’re facing a drug charge in Arizona, it may seem like your future is in jeopardy. While it is a serious situation, an experienced defense attorney will be able to prepare defenses that may get your case dismissed. Learn how an attorney may help fight your drug possession charge in Arizona. Legal Defenses for Drug Possession There are several legal defenses that an attorney may take to ...
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  • Drug Classifications in Arizona

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Oct 3, 2019

    According to Arizona law, you cannot knowingly possess or use illegal drugs. If you are caught possessing or using an illegal drug in the state, your potential penalty may vary depending on the classification of the drug you possessed or used. Get the facts on drug classifications in Arizona so you know how to defend your rights. Arizona Drug Schedules Drug classifications, also known as drug ...
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  • Anthony G. Salvador Selected for Membership in America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Sep 16, 2019

    Anthony G. Salvador, founder and principal attorney of Salvador Law Group, was chosen by America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys for membership in the organization. America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys is an invitation-only program that identifies the best criminal lawyers in each state, including both general criminal defense and white-collar crime practices. There is a list for each ...
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  • Arizona Drug Possession Penalties

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Sep 12, 2019

    Drug possession is a serious crime in the state of Arizona. A drug possession conviction carries heavy penalties including fines and jail time. Get the facts on Arizona drug possession charges and penalties so you know how to defend your rights. Arizona Drug Possession Laws Arizona law dictates that it is illegal for a person to possess or be under the influence of illegal drugs. If you are ...
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  • Arizona Drug Laws

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Sep 4, 2019

    Arizona has some of the strictest drug possession and drug trafficking laws in the country. Get the facts on drug laws in this state so you know how to remain compliant and defend your rights. Arizona Drug Possession Laws If you are discovered in possession or under the influence of an illegal drug in the state of Arizona, you will likely be charged with a felony. Penalties for drug possession ...
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  • Can You Get Arrested for a DUI for Sitting in a Parked Car?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Aug 9, 2019

    When people think of DUI, they may picture someone operating a car while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. However, it’s possible to be charged with DUI for other reasons, including operating another type of vehicle—ATV, boat, etc.—while intoxicated, or even while not operating a vehicle at all. Get the facts on DUI law so you know how to defend your rights. Control of the Vehicle The ...
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  • How Long Does a DUI Stay On Your Record?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Jun 14, 2019

    Were you recently pulled over for a DUI in the state of Arizona? You may well be concerned that you are about to be in a great deal of legal trouble. You may be worried about being incarcerated or racking up huge debts due to the fines that may be imposed. Even if you complete your jail time and pay your fines, a DUI conviction doesn't always end there. You may still have to spend months on ...
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  • What a DUI Could Mean For Your Bank Account

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || May 17, 2019

    Most of us are aware that a DUI could be detrimental to your personal freedom as well as your future. While staying out of jail is usually the first and foremost top priority, accomplishing this does not necessarily mean you are off the hook from its effects on your life. In reality, driving under the influence in Arizona can have significant financial consequences. Arizona is known as a ...
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  • Distracted Driving vs. Drunk Driving: Which Is Worse?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || May 9, 2019

    Say you’re stopped at a red light light and pull out your phone to check for notifications. You have a news update and see that an individual in your city was arrested for a DUI the previous night. You can’t believe that someone would risk their own lives and those of others by getting behind the wheel after drinking. You put your phone down and simultaneously hit your accelerator, as those two ...
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  • Can a DUI Impact My Job?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Apr 12, 2019

    If you have just been charged with a DUI, you might have a lot of thoughts swirling around in your head. For one thing, you might be worried about whether or not a DUI conviction -- if you are, in fact, convicted -- will affect your job. The questions below can help you determine if this might be the case. Does Your Job Require a Clean Criminal Record? For one thing, if your job requires that all ...
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  • Can I Have an Open Container of Alcohol in Arizona?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Mar 15, 2019

    In the state of Arizona, there are laws regarding open containers of alcohol. Similarly to Arizona drug charges, if you are pulled over by a police officer for any reason and there is an open container visible in your vehicle, you can face a Class 2 misdemeanor charge, along with penalties and fines. It’s important to know about the laws and what options you have if you are arrested and charged ...
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  • The 3 Type of Misdemeanor DUIs in Arizona

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Feb 21, 2019

    DUIs in Arizona could have you facing multiple charges. There are many aspects of DUIs that could affect how you are charged and what punishment you will receive. It’s essential to understand the differences between Arizona’s DUI sections listed by the slightest degree to most severe. It would help to talk with an experienced Arizona criminal defense attorney about the charges and the best ...
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  • Knowing Your Rights When You're Pulled Over by Police

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Feb 19, 2019

    In the state of Arizona and elsewhere, many people on the road find themselves pulled over at some point. Generally, this is something that can happen at least once in your life while you are driving, even if you’re perfectly following the rules of the road and your vehicle is in tip-top shape. If a police officer pulls you over, you may be nervous, even if you know you haven’t done anything wrong ...
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  • Can a Drug Charge in Arizona Be Expunged?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Jan 18, 2019

    We all have done something in our lives that we shouldn't have done. This doesn't mean that a person can't change or that they shouldn't be given a second chance. Many states offer a second chance in the form of an expungement, which removes criminal charges (including Arizona drug charges) from one's record after meeting certain conditions and getting it approved by the courts. In Arizona, it's ...
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  • What Are the Charges for a First-Time Drug Offense?

    Posted By Salvador Law Group || Nov 14, 2018

    People arrested for a drug offense in the state of Arizona might expect leniency for a first-time offense, but the laws for these charges are very strict. The punishment can range from probation and no time in jail to up to two years in prison. It is important to understand the severity of first-time drug offense charges, what is involved and the potential consequences. Cases not managed properly ...
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