While embezzlement is often a crime associated with the private sector—especially among private sector industries that deal specifically in money (banking, finance, investment, etc.)—it can sometimes occur in the public sector as well. When embezzlement occurs in North Carolina’s public sector, state laws accord a different set of punishments to individuals convicted of the crime. … Continue reading Embezzlement Punishments in the NC Public Sector
Since then, Verbal has moved his parties to an even bigger space: a 22,000-square foot, $5.7 million quasi-nightclub called "The Metropolis." What's even more interesting, however, is how much hot water he is in at present. Prior to the sale of the Party Mansion, Verbal pleaded guilty to counts of tax fraud, healthcare fraud, and … Continue reading Raleigh Lawyer Never Got Invited to the “Party Mansion”, Now It’s Been Sold!
Thanks to the outstanding work and collaboration put in by passionate justice advocates and criminal defense attorneys all over the country, innocent men like McCollum and Brown can now taste the freedom that has eluded them for years. Thankfully, there are many people who work ceaselessly to ensure convicted individuals receive rigorous advocacy, forensic testing … Continue reading Raleigh Criminal Lawyer—Forensics and Freedom for Wrongly Convicted
Car accidents are one of the most common causes of personal injury in individuals. For 2010, North Carolina amassed a total of 213, 553 car crashes, with 109,331 involving injury and 1,323 ending up in a fatality. If you ever find yourself in a car accident that causes you bodily injury, you may be entitled … Continue reading Personal Injury Claims: Ensuring Validity
No one wants to be involved in a drunk-driving accident, nor do people generally expect to be in one. The sad news is that it can happen to you at anytime, so it pays to be prepared. Here are a few helpful tips to remember in the unfortunate event that you encounter a drunk-driving accident. … Continue reading What to Do after a Drunk-Driving Accident
These are great tips. In the event that someone approaches you with a settlement deal that you find is not in your favor, know that you have the right to refuse it and take your case to court. Talk to an attorney about it immediately so you can make the best decisions. If you or … Continue reading A Raleigh Personal Injury Lawyer Will Fight the Good Fight with You
In North Carolina, interlock devices are required for impaired drivers found to have a BAC of 0.15 or higher and been charged with DWI before. There's still room for the requirements to get even stricter. If you or anyone you know is accused of DWI, Kurtz & Blum will exhaust every possibility of acquittal or … Continue reading DWI Arrests are up nearly 90% in 2014 according to Raleigh DWI Lawyer, Howard Kurtz