VA Code 46.2-853 Explained by Virginia Reckless Driving Attorney

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Virginia Code 46.2-853 explained: This post covers one of the less-frequently charged forms of reckless driving in Virginia: Failure to maintain control. Virginia Reckless Driving Laws punish a number of prohibited driving actions: from strict speed limitations, to racing, to charges often associated with accidents. This post covers one of the laws often filed following […]

#closeFCPS Trending on Twitter? January 6th, a Day to be Remembered

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#CloseFCPS UPDATE [as of 12:02 AM 01/07/2015]: Fairfax County Public Schools will be opening two hours late tomorrow, January 7th, 2015. Check the resources listed at the end of this post for the most up-to-date information from the Fairfax County Government. Note: this was originally a simple post on the morning of January 6th, 2015, […]

10 Virginia DWI Law Tips – Winter, January 2015

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Top 10 DWI Law Tips for 2015 Plus, safe driving tips and suggested GPS app This post contains no legal advice. Virginia laws frequently change, and all cases should be discussed with a licensed Virginia criminal law attorney. The good news: many local Northern Virginia DWI and DUI attorneys offer free consultations. If charged with DUI or […]

3 Ways Great Virginia Reckless Driving Attorneys Challenge Traffic Radars

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Northern Virginia Reckless Driving Attorney: 3 Ways Traffic Radars are Vulnerable to Attack in Court Radar technology, like all technology, has flaws. In the United States, radar technology has long been used by police departments to issue speeding tickets. In Virginia, speeding just 20 above the posted limit, or above 80 mph, is a crime. […]

7 Surprising Ways Police Could Search or Arrest You Right Now

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7 Exceptions to the Warrant Requirement (Principles Police Rely on to Search or Arrest) What prevents the police from searching every young male with dreadlocks? This is only one example of a stereotype. Stereotypes do exist; the 4th Amendment is so important because of the protections it affords citizens from intrusions of privacy by way […]

Virginia License Plate Display Laws: Legal Stop?

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Northern Virginia Criminal Defense Attorney and Local Fairfax Criminal Lawyer: Know These License Plate Display Laws This article by our Fairfax criminal lawyer and Northern Virginia defense attorney focuses on Virginia license plate laws, but the purpose is larger. Why focus on a seemingly narrow and minor type of infraction? Simple: traffic stops often give […]

Marijuana Possession or Not: Fairfax Criminal Lawyer Hashes it Out

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Possession of Marijuana (or other illegal contraband) and Standards of Proof by a Fairfax criminal lawyer What constitutes possession for purposes of making a determination that an individual possessed illegal contraband? Possession cases are initially brought against the defendant when a law enforcement official determines probable cause exists to believe the suspect has or is […]

7 Worst Charges Good People Face Most Frequently

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Virginia Criminal Lawyer Reveals: 7 of the Worst Charges Good People Frequently Face in the Commonwealth Based on my collective experience as a Northern Virginia criminal lawyer and Fairfax criminal attorney, these seven (7) criminal violations represent some of the most frequently charged misdemeanor offenses that professionals, students, and people with clean records face: reckless driving; […]

4 ways Virginia Reckless Driving charges are handled differently in Fairfax County, Arlington, Alexandria, and Stafford

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Virginia Reckless Driving Charge – Why Jurisdiction Makes a Difference This article is no substitute for a consultation with a licensed and actively practicing Virginia reckless driving lawyer * (meaning, an attorney who practices criminal and/or traffic law in the jurisdiction where you face the charge). We recommend hiring an attorney who dedicates his or […]

Virginia Expungement Lawyers Warning to College Grads

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Great Grades, Top School, No Job: Virginia Expungement Lawyers May Know Why There is no shortage of college students in Virginia. Around a half of a million, according to recent enrollment data. As one of the Northern Virginia expungement lawyers and as a Fairfax Criminal Defense Attorney who has represented dozens of students from top […]

All Criminal Law Attorney Case Results – May, 2014

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YOUR CRIMINAL LAW ATTORNEY WANTS YOU TO KNOW: YOUR CASE RESULTS MAY VARY. PAST RESULTS DO NOT PREDICT OR GUARANTEE FUTURE RESULTS. The cases listed on this page were handled by Criminal Law Attorney and Virginia lawyer, Brenton D. Vincenzes, principal at Northern Virginia criminal justice firm, Vincenzes Law, PLLC. The case list represents the […]

Resources if Charged with Fairfax County Reckless Driving

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Resources: Reckless Driving in Fairfax County courtesy of our Northern Virginia Criminal Lawyer and Local Fairfax Traffic Attorney, Brenton Vincenzes Notice: do not rely on anything you find online or hear from friends or family members when it comes to a criminal charge in Virginia. Every criminal charge results in a permanent arrest record, even […]

Fairfax Criminal Attorney’s 7 Tips for Students (concerning Virginia marijuana possession laws)

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7 Weed Tips: from our Fairfax Criminal Attorney on: Virginia marijuana possession laws Our Northern Virginia and Fairfax Criminal Attorney created this list to educate and inform our area’s young adults who often inevitably find themselves near or around marijuana. When you finish the list below, keep reading for a deeper look into each issue: […]

Virginia Traffic Lawyers: What to Look For

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Researching Virginia Traffic Lawyers There are many considerations to be mindful of when choosing the professional who will represent you in the court of law. The most respected Virginia traffic lawyers are able to demonstrate knowledge of traffic defense issues, issues including but not limited to: DMV demerit points (including what it may mean if […]

Virginia Restoration of Driving Privileges Basic Introduction

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Virginia Restoration of Driving Privileges Laws may dictate your ability to legally operate a motor vehicle Update: Don’t miss our article due out soon, covering six (6) restoration of driving privileges statutes in Virginia that have been selected by author-Virginia traffic lawyer and team leader, Brenton Vincenzes. If you are a declared “habitual offender” (either […]