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How can a drug charge affect my personal and college life?

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | November 7, 2019

College teaches some students independence and how to function on their own. For others, college is a time to act out and challenge the system. For you, your college career brings you closer to your dream job and the life you have always wanted. But as with some students, you find yourself in a situation…
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4 things to know about an occupational driver’s license

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | September 4, 2019

Mistakes often lead to unintended consequences. A common mistake is driving after having a drink with dinner. While you may think that you are fine to drive, the legal limit for alcohol in Wisconsin is rather low, so even one drink could put you over it. This means you could end up with a DUI…
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Penalties for drug charges in Wisconsin

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | August 29, 2019

When facing a drug possession charge in Wisconsin, the penalties for a conviction can be quite steep depending on the circumstances of your case. Reviewing the potential consequences can help you understand why it is so important to protect your legal rights after this type of arrest. Read on for information about the general guidelines…
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New minimum penalty for 4th OWI in Wisconsin

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | May 28, 2019

Wisconsin was known for lax laws regarding drinking and driving, but the state continues to tighten them. The possible fines continue to go up, the penalties grow more demanding, including possible time in jail, and other oversight such as an ignition interlock device with its installation fees. Those with an occupational license will be hit…
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Do police need a warrant to search my car?

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | March 28, 2019

Cars have been part of people’s daily lives for decades now. People use their cars to travel from place to place, obviously. Because they are so important, people haul around a lot of their stuff in their vehicles, and police in Appleton and the surrounding area know this. For this reason, police often conduct traffic…
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Do drug courts work?

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | March 18, 2019

If authorities find you using, possessing, selling or manufacturing drugs and you find yourself facing a drug-related criminal charge, you may have to pay steep fines, fulfill substance abuse treatment requirements or even spend time in jail as a result. This does not necessarily have to be the case for all drug offenders, however. In some…
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College student accused of resisting arrest

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | March 14, 2019

An 18-year-old student at the University of Wisconsin in Madison faces multiple criminal charges after what may have been connected to a Saturday night of partying. Police in charge of enforcing the laws on the University’s campus say that an officer was sent to a dormitory on reports that someone was urinating in the common…
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Not everyone accused of domestic abuse is violent

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | March 1, 2019

This blog has on several occasions discussed the serious consequences even a first-time offender can face after being accused of domestic abuse or another criminal charge related to domestic violence. There is also a certain stigma associated with getting convicted of or even accused of this sort of crime. Especially with heightened awareness of the…
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Review of penalties for drunk driving in Wisconsin

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | February 14, 2019

Most Appleton residents probably know the basics of what could happen to them if they get convicted of a drunk driving charge, which is legally called in OWI in the state of Wisconsin. For example, they probably know that there will fines and a license suspension, and jail may even be on the table. Even…
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Alleged fake doctor faces multiple criminal charges

On behalf of J. Kippa Law, LLC | February 1, 2019

A Wisconsin man, who is a resident of Appleton, faces multiple criminal charges in connection with allegations that he held himself out as a psychologist to multiple patients and even treated them for their ailments. The man does not have a medical license. Investigators say that the man, who gave a different last name when…
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