Is my ticket a misdemeanor or a fine?

Often times when the police stop someone, they issue tickets.  Some tickets are crimes, some tickets are civil infractions or…

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Legal Problems from Tailgating at U of Michigan Football Games

Tailgating in Ann Arbor on Football Saturdays can be a lot of fun, but there are many pitfalls.  Here are…

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Is tailgating in a parked car on the street legal in Michigan?

Tailgating is a part of most sporting events.  In Ann Arbor, Michigan, tailgating is widespread, especially before a University of…

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Arrested on Game Day at the Big House – Ann Arbor, Michigan

What to do if you are arrested at a Michigan Wolverines football game? The first thing to do is to…

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Open Intox or drinking in public on Football Saturday in Ann Arbor

What do you do when issued an open intoxicants ticket in Ann Arbor, Michigan on Football Saturday? If you are…

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What is the “Mini Tort” for Michigan No-Fault Insurance?

Under Michigan’s No-fault insurance laws, a person involved in car accident in Michigan is generally covered under their own insurance…

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What is the “Parked Car Exception” in Michigan?

In Michigan, a person who owns a car and drives it on the street is required to have no-fault automobile…

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Can I get my case Expunged in Michigan?

What is an expungement? In Michigan an expungement is known as setting aside a conviction.  This means that a person…

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What is a Miranda Warning in Michigan?

Most people are familiar with the Miranda Warning.  In fact, many people can recite it because we hear it on…

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How long does it take to get charged for Marijuana possession in Ann Arbor, Michigan?

Over the past two years, I had many client who were arrested for marijuana, pot, weed, dope, or whatever you…

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