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SZA: Not Just Criminal & Traffic Defenders

SZA: Not Just Criminal & Traffic Defenders By: Jason A. Shapiro   When Managing Partner, Jason A. Shapiro, served the state of Maryland as a prosecuting attorney with the Office of the State’s Attorney for Howard County, he was given the opportunity to become Supervisor of the Auto Manslaughter Unit. During his tenure prosecuting at-fault…

Wacky Weed

Wacky Weed BY: David Zwanetz   From a theoretical perspective, the two most fascinating areas of law relate to DUI/DWI and marijuana. My fascination with DUI Law revolves around the bizarre dichotomy where it is one of the most aggressively prosecuted crimes, while at the same time being completely legal to drink and drive a little…

A Breakdown of the 2015 “Second Chance Act”

A Breakdown of the 2015 “Second Chance Act” Don’t we all deserve a second chance? BY: David Zwanetz   One of the most difficult aspects of criminal defense work is explaining to our clients that a one-time lapse in judgment could result in a record that will follow him or her for life. Next to being…

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JAY-Z’s Prose v. 4th Amendment

A Breakdown for the Cops and Robbers: JAY-Z’s Prose v. 4th Amendment BY: David Zwanetz, Esq. Once upon a time, I was 15 years old and skateboarding with friends across from the Columbia Mall in Howard County, Maryland. We were practicing our moves next to a large fountain in the town’s center when a lone…