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Connecticut Pardons and Parole [Questions and Answers]


The topic of pardons and parole in Connecticut is a mixed bag. Pardons and parole involve a multi-step process with discretion considering the timeline and planning. Here are a few common questions that we hear from clients about this topic … Continued


Recent Changes to Connecticut Drug Crime Laws


Beginning in 2011, Connecticut legislators updated drug crime and policies by not only decriminalizing possession of marijuana in smaller amounts but also re-categorizing acts previously prosecuted as felonies to misdemeanors.  Primarily, Connecticut enacted laws to reduce drug crime and incarceration rates. … Continued


Marijuana Law Changes in Connecticut [2019]


Marijuana law in Connecticut remains a challenging and complicated area of law, mostly because so much misinformation exists out in the state. Below is a brief primer on the changes to marijuana law in Connecticut. In 2012, Connecticut enacted its … Continued


When to Get a Larceny Attorney in New Haven, CT


In Connecticut, a larceny attorney can help navigate the entire process of being charged with a crime. Larceny can be classified as a felony or misdemeanor, usually depending on the value of the property that was stolen. Larceny charges In … Continued


Cyber Crimes a Connecticut Computer Crimes Attorney Represents


Considering the constant advances in technology, a computer crimes attorney is sometimes necessary to respond to the evolving law of Connecticut.  In general, Connecticut police and prosecutors rely on the Connecticut Computer Crime Law, which functions as a catch-all for crimes … Continued


What Happened at the Recent Connecticut Gun Hearing?


In the longest Judiciary Committee meeting, dubbed the "gun hearing", this year, lasting for more than eight hours, the committee debated seven firearm bills that would affect gun owners rights, either limiting those rights or expanding them.  The gun hearing … Continued


Is Recreational Marijuana Use in Connecticut Legal?


Current Marijuana Laws Recreational marijuana use is not yet legal, even though Connecticut has permitted the use of medical marijuana since 2012.  In addition, even though possession of small amounts of recreational marijuana is decriminalized. This means that the first … Continued


5 Tips for Choosing a Connecticut Criminal Defense Attorney


To properly defend oneself against criminal charges, a Connecticut criminal defense attorney is usually required to not only evaluate the case but also understand the available options.  1. Ensure the Lawyer is Trustworthy  Even though it seems like an oxymoron … Continued


What is the Statute of Limitations for Connecticut Personal Injury Claims?


A personal injury can be both physically and financially draining – make sure both areas can recover by not letting Connecticut’s statute of limitations stand in the way. Statute of Limitations  Statutes of limitations, time limits which control when lawsuits … Continued


Connecticut Car Accident Law FAQs


Being side-swiped, rear-ended, or hit while driving can be a very jarring and scary experience.  It can cause the heart to beat fast, some may feel confused, many individuals don't always remember what happened right away.  Knowing what to expect … Continued