Getting Your License Back After a DUI

Posted on March 3rd, 2020 by Laura Peters

If you find yourself charged with a DUI, you should always consult a lawyer to help you get the best outcome possible, such as Giannola Legal LLC’s knowledgeable Will County, and the surrounding counties, criminal defense attorneys IL.. But, what if you’ve already been convicted of a DUI and your driver’s license has been taken […]

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What are Miranda Rights?

Posted on February 24th, 2020 by Laura Peters

We’ve all heard about Miranda rights from TV shows like Law and Order. But what are Miranda rights really? And what happens when the police don’t read you your Miranda rights? Miranda Rights Explained Under the Constitution, you’re protected against forced self-incrimination. That means the police can’t make you give them evidence that you committed […]

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Child Support in Military Families

Posted on January 20th, 2020 by Laura Peters

Figuring out child support is never an easy process, but military families face a special set of challenges and considerations. According to federal regulation, all U.S. service members are required to financially support their children. Contact Giannola Legal LLC to speak with our family law lawyers in Cook County, Illinois, and the surrounding counties. Calculating […]

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Expunging Marijuana Arrests & Convictions in Illinois

Posted on January 15th, 2020 by Laura Peters

Illinois’ new law related to legalization of marijuana use doesn’t just legalize recreational marijuana use – it also allows some marijuana arrests and convictions to be expunged from your criminal record. For specific questions on your prior arrests and convictions, contact Giannola Legal LLC to discuss your case with one of our trusted and experienced […]

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Legalization of Marijuana in Illinois

Posted on December 20th, 2019 by Laura Peters

As of January 1, 2020, recreational marijuana use is legal in Illinois. While this is a significant change in policy, the new law does not completely decriminalize marijuana. It’s important to be aware of what is now legal and what is still illegal under Illinois’ new law. As always, it is important to consult an […]

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