Can You Be Charged with Solicitation If You Never Meet in Person?

Solicitation under Illinois criminal law deals with sexual crimes. Often, solicitation involves directly propositioning an escort, prostitute, or minor for sexual acts. But...

Will a Conviction Have a Negative Impact on My Immigration Status?

With all the talk in national politics about border walls and deportation, it is understandable that many people may be concerned about the...

Proving Intent to Steal in Illinois Burglary Cases

In Illinois, you may be charged with theft if you steal anything of value and exert unauthorized control over the property of its...

Section 1983: Protecting Yourself Against Chicago Police Misconduct

In America, citizens have privileges outlines in the constitution to protect them from abuse and misconduct. Just because these provisions are in place,...