Blog Posts in 2013

Richmond Criminal Defense Firm Builds Mock Court Room

Debra D. Corcoran is an experienced Richmond criminal defense lawyer who has proven herself as a truly committed, passionate legal professional. Continually focused on helping clients through ...
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New Expungement and Pardon Changes for Virginia as of May 2014

As of May 15, 2014, Virginia has made changes that make it more difficult for an individual to "sanitize" a criminal record. Clarification is needed however, as to what type of remedies are ...
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When Can You Get an Expungement in Virginia

I often receive phone calls from individuals wanting to obtain an Expungement. First and foremost, the laws in other states differ from Virginia, and this blog only deals with Virginia's laws on ...
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Sexual Charges? Read This Article

Recently, I had the opportunity to read an excellent article in The New Yorker Magazine entitled, "The Science of Sexual Abuse ". The title of the article is somewhat of a misnomer. The ...
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Local Student Charged with Distribution of Marijuana

In the state of Virginia, the law maintains that marijuana is an illegal drug. Currently, possession of less than half an ounce of marijuana is considered a misdemeanor and is punishable by 30 days in ...
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