Criminal/DUI Defense Blog

Connecticut Gun Charge: 3 Reasons to Avoid Self-Representation

by Field Law Office, LLC |Criminal Charges, Firearms

Have you been accused of a gun charge in Hartford or another city in Connecticut? If so, you may be facing significant jail time and hefty fines. Being convicted of a crime is simply not an option for you. If… Read More

Connecticut Victims of Crimes Have The Right To Be Represented

by Field Law Office, LLC |Criminal

Are you the victim of a crime? Is someone charged in a case in which you are the person harmed or injured? Has someone in your family been sexually assaulted or possibly killed? If this is the case, you have… Read More

State Drug Law Biased, Say Critics

by Field Law Office, LLC |Drugs

As with many criminal laws, lawmakers’ heart were likely in the right place when they decided to increase criminal penalties in areas that children frequent. But the law has had unintended effects, serving to exacerbate racial disparities in the Connecticut… Read More

Bridgeport FBI Assault Numbers Misleading

by Field Law Office, LLC |Assault

When the FBI issues their annual Uniform Crime Report, news agencies across the nation seek to glean headlines from the data. But, often the reporters and the people reading the report don’t completely understand what they are looking at. Such… Read More

Hearing Addresses Connecticut Medical Marijuana Concerns

by Field Law Office, LLC |Drugs, Marijuana

Lawmakers, farmers, and cancer survivors were among the many that gathered into a hearing room to discuss upcoming medical marijuana regulations in the state. There were proposals that were applauded and those that were not. But as the proposed regulations… Read More

Proposed Law Would Cement Your Right to Record CT Police

by Field Law Office, LLC |Police

Most of us have a recording device on us at all times. With the prevalence of smart phones, we all have the potential to record some pretty damning (or vindicating) footage. And though we’ve come a long way since the… Read More

Are Bridgeport Police Brutal or Just “Bad Apples”?

by Field Law Office, LLC |Drugs, Police

Several recent incidents of police brutality in Bridgeport has many community leaders up in arms, asking for something major to be done. But Police Chief Joseph Gaudett Jr. and Mayor Bill Finch say it’s nothing more than a few “bad… Read More

Bridgeport Police Embroiled in Brutality Cases

by Field Law Office, LLC |Assault

One brutality case is bad enough, but when you have several pending at the same time, it could be a sign of a big problem. The Bridgeport Police Department currently has officers named in three separate cases, each alleging brutality…. Read More

Will CT Lawmakers Make Things Easier for Ex-Cons?

by Field Law Office, LLC |Conviction, Drugs, Prison

When you serve your time, you pay your debt to society, and you are released from prison, shouldn’t you have a fair shot at rebuilding your life? Many would say yes—that getting a job and having housing is crucial in… Read More

East Haven Police to Adjust to Changes in DOJ Decree

by Field Law Office, LLC |Police

The East Haven Police Department has been at the center of a long-running controversy, or controversies. They have been accused, among other things, of racial profiling and civil rights abuses. As a result of the federal Department of Justice investigation,… Read More

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