Category: Violent Crime

Providing Alcohol to a Minor Dismissed at Trial
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  ~  March 10, 2021
A client was accused of supplying alcohol to a minor.  The police claimed that the defendant had confessed to the offense. However, the defendant’s conversation with the police was on video and did not include a confession. At trial, the prosecution agreed to dismiss the charge as long as the defendant isn’t convicted of another […]
Extortion Lawyer in Iowa
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  ~  January 20, 2021
Extortion in Iowa is always a felony offense.  If you've been accused of Class D felony extortion, you need to talk to a extortion lawyer in Iowa about your options. Your Des Moines attorney can help you understand the violent crime / property crime the government accused you of. Iowa Extortion Lawyer At Clark and Sears […]
Aggravated Theft Lawyer in Iowa
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  ~  December 31, 2020
If you've been accused of assaulting someone while shoplifting, you need an Iowa Aggravated Theft lawyer. Your Des Moines attorney can help you understand the violent crime / property crime the government accused you of. Iowa Aggravated Theft Lawyer At Clark and Sears Law, PLLC, we defend the rights and liberties of good people who are […]
Robbery Lawyer in Iowa
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  ~  December 30, 2020
If you've been accused of Class C or Class B felony robbery, you need to talk to a robbery lawyer in Iowa about your options. Your Des Moines attorney can help you understand the violent crime / property crime the government accused you of. Iowa Robbery Lawyer At Clark and Sears Law, PLLC, we defend the […]
Unauthorized Possession of Offensive Weapons Lawyer in Iowa
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  ~  December 28, 2020
Accused of possessing an offensive weapon?  You need an Iowa Unauthorized Possession of Offensive Weapons Lawyer defense lawyer. Your Des Moines attorney can help you understand the violent crime the government accused you of. Iowa Unauthorized Possession of Offensive Weapons Lawyer At Clark and Sears Law, PLLC, we defend the rights and liberties of good people […]
Carrying Weapons Lawyer in Iowa
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  ~  December 27, 2020
If you've been caught going armed with a dangerous weapon, you need an Iowa Carrying Weapons defense lawyer. Your Des Moines attorney can help you understand the violent crime the government accused you of. Iowa Carrying Weapons Lawyer At Clark and Sears Law, PLLC, we defend the rights and liberties of good people who are accused […]
Willful Injury Lawyer in Iowa
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  ~  December 26, 2020
In Iowa, trying to cause serious injury is "willful injury" if the act isn't justified. (It is NEVER justified to hurt someone just because they've upset you or said something you don't like! "Justification" refers to things like self-defense or defense of someone else.)  If your unjustified violence causes bodily injury, you could go to […]
Polk County Simple Assault Dismissed
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  ~  September 4, 2020
Polk County, Iowa. The state accused a woman of trying to hit another woman during a dispute about their daughters at school. Attorney Katherine Sears filed a jury request and a notice of intent to rely on self defense. The State dismissed the assault charge. Do you need a lawyer? If you want me to […]
Domestic Abuse Assault Dismissed At Trial
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  ~  September 4, 2020
Carroll County, Iowa. The government charged a man with domestic abuse assault. Defense attorney Katherine Sears raised the issue of self defense. The prosecutor dismissed the charges the morning of trial, after the jury pool had been seated. Do you need a lawyer? If you want me to represent you when you are charged with […]
Page County Assault Causing Injury Dismissed
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  ~  September 4, 2020
Page County, Iowa. The government accused a defendant of Assault Causing Bodily Injury, a serious misdemeanor. They claimed the defendant punched the alleged victim in the face after the alleged victim made disparaging racial remarks. The alleged victim had a gun and discharged a round of ammunition. Attorney Katherine Sears filed notice of intent to […]
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