November 29, 2014

Witnesses & Credibility

The character of witnesses for either the prosecution or the defense is inadmissible and neither party is permitted to introduce it into a trial. A witness’s...read more
November 29, 2014

Character Evidence: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Character Evidence Clients, victims and even witnesses are often very concerned that something in their past will come up during the course of their criminal case....read more
November 13, 2014

Liquor and the Law: Understanding the Burden of Proof to Establish Liability

In Pennsylvania, the law imposes an obligation (a legal duty) on individuals or establishments who serve alcohol. Most believe that this obligation only applies to bars,...read more
November 13, 2014

Do You Know VUFA? Violations of the Uniform Firearms Act

In Pennsylvania, the Uniform Firearms Act (Section 6101) deals with all matters pertaining to the use, transfer, sale, and maintenance of firearms. Pennsylvania classifies a firearm...read more