Theft or Larceny Defined

Theft or larceny is defined as the taking of personal property without obtaining the prior consent of the owner–with the intent of permanently depriving the owner of the value of the property that has been taken or stolen. 

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What is fraud?

In Utah, fraud is defined as the intentional use of deceit, trickery, or another dishonest means, in order to deprive a person or entity of money, property, or a legal right.

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A Utah DUI Primer

Utah’s impaired-driving law is pretty straightforward.  The DUI laws that govern driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs are the same in all cities across the state of Utah including Cedar City, Beaver, Parowan, Paragonah, Panguitch, St. George, Brian Head, Hurricane, and Kanab. Any individual found to be operating a vehicle with a Blood Alcohol…

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Do’s and Don’ts When You Are Pulled Over

When a law enforcement officer is pulling you over, your first move is to get to the side of the road as soon as it’s safe to do so.  Keep in mind that the officer may understandably be wary of you while approaching the car.  Not all drivers are as courteous as you, so do your best to let the officer know you’re ready, willing, and able to cooperate.

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Assault Defined

Assault is defined as: an attempt, with unlawful force, to do bodily injury to another (regardless of whether the strike was successful or not); or a threat, accompanied by a show of immediate force violence, to do bodily injury to another; or
an act, committed with unlawful force or violence, that causes bodily injury to another or creates a substantial risk of bodily injury to another. 

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Utah Drug Offenses

The most common drug offenses in Utah involve drug possession (Possession of a Controlled Substance) and drug distribution (Distribution of a Controlled Substance).

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What is expungement?

You Deserve a Fresh Start. Sadly, whether or not you were convicted of a crime, simply being charged with a crime can negatively affect your life in a drastic way.

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Southern Utah DWI & DUI Attorney

Being convicted of a DUI in Utah can result in extremely harsh penalties being imposed upon you, including the loss of your driver’s license and freedom, among other things.

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“Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge.”

– Benjamin Franklin