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Former Alabama School Teacher to Plead Guilty to Child Pornography Charges in Mobile Courtroom

Posted in Alabama Criminal Law, Sex Crimes
A Chickasaw, AL, woman was expected to plead guilty to child porn charges after she allegedly drugged two youngsters prior to a sexual encounter with an adult male. As a Birmingham criminal defense lawyer, I know the value of having a qualified legal professional by your side in serious criminal cases like this one. In this… Continue Reading

Grand Jury in Coffee County Provides Indictments in Two Dozen Alabama Criminal Cases

Posted in Alabama Criminal Law News
If crime wasn’t on the rise lately we probably wouldn’t be seeing such a flurry of local criminal indictments across Alabama. Recently a grand jury in Coffee County handed down more than two dozen indictments for a variety of alleged crimes in the area. As a Birmingham criminal defense lawyer, I represent many different clients,… Continue Reading

Former Shelby County, AL, Man Arrested for Sex Crimes by U.S. Marshals

Posted in Sex Crimes
A former Shelby County resident was recently arrested by U.S. Marshals as part of a sex crimes task force operation in a neighboring state. The capture of one of Alabama’s “most wanted” criminals was carried out with the help of the U.S. Marshals Regional Task Force in Birmingham, Alabama, and with the cooperation of the Shelby County Sheriffs… Continue Reading

Alabama Police Blotter: Murder, Sex, Counterfeiting and Drug Crimes across the State

Posted in Alabama Drug Laws, Alabama Murder Laws, Possession of Controlled Substance, Sex Crimes
Cullman County — Police recently arrested a man for allegedly operating a meth lab at his home in Hanceville, AL. Billy Floyd Norris apparently called police to report some stolen property. When officers arrived, the 33-year-old man told them that that his roommates had robbed him. Police could not verify that a robbery had occurred,… Continue Reading

Future Alabama Law Could Criminalize Inappropriate Adult-Juvenile Relationships

Posted in Alabama Criminal Law
As a Birmingham criminal defense lawyer, I often hear of sex crime cases that can only be successfully defended by a skilled legal professional. Occasionally, laws change to make this job more challenging. Alabama House Bill 661, three years in the making, will likely put more teeth in the laws governing sexual misconduct involving youngsters. In fact,… Continue Reading