Tag Archives: Felony

Felony Enhancement in Washington DUI Cases

A misdemeanor Washington DUI can be elevated to a felony under some circumstances, including a prior conviction for “[v]ehicular assault while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or any drug.”  To elevate a charge, the state must prove the existence … Continue reading

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California Physician Charged in Self-Referral Case With Felony Insurance Fraud and Perjury for Allegedly Referring Workers Comp Patients to a Laboratory and Surgery Center In Which He Allegedly Had Ownership Interest

Referring patients to other business entities that a physician has an ownership interest in can be a violation of the law depending on the type of patient (Medicare, workers' compensation) and it is important to ensure that the rules are … Continue reading

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2nd Circuit Rules Criminal Sale of Marijuana 3rd is not an Aggravated Felony

Hot off the presses:Hylton v. Sessions, 17‐1567‐ag (JULY 20, 2018)Antoine Hylton, a Jamaican national, petitions for review of the order of the Board of Immigration Appeals, which found him ineligible for cancellation of removal because his prior state conviction for … Continue reading

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52 Arrested for Felony Drunk Driving in Bexar County Last Month

52 people were arrested in Bexar County in February for charges related to felony drunk driving, marking an 18-percent increase form February 2017. 108 People Arrested on Intoxication Charges Since the New Year According to the San Antonio Express News, … Continue reading

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Atlanta Woman Charged In Fatal Felony DUI Case

In cases where a breathalyzer turns up inconclusive evidence of DUI – that is, if a suspect blows a 0.0% and a DUI is still suspected, police can obtain a blood sample. The blood sample is used to determine if … Continue reading

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