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A division of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C. – personal injury and criminal defense

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Axiom Mediation Group

Hull Street Law encourages mediation, a voluntary process by which the parties to a dispute with the help of a skilled mediator crafts their own resolution instead of relying upon a judge or jury who rarely have or understand all of the facts to do so. Hull Street Law recommends Axiom Mediation!

Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in Virginia – Legal Defense

The facts and circumstances of each case are unique and therefore the fact that a law firm has obtained significant verdicts and results in other cases in no way guarantees that other cases will have similar results. I’ve been charged with “possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in Virginia,” I need a good […]

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Congratulations to Attorney Jonathan Arthur – 2014 Legal Elite

The firm’s associate Jonathan Arthur were recognized by Virginia Business in 2014 as Legal Elite.

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Freaky Friday Halloween Decision – Drink and operate your car radio on your property may result in DUI conviction

Freaky Friday Halloween Decision by the Virginia Supreme Court.  The public is mystified by what it considers a new legal absurdity – Listening to your car radio in a private driveway while drinking is illegal and may result in a DUI conviction! Sarafin v. Commonwealth, October 31, 2014. The odd conclusion in this DUI case is the […]

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Virginia DUI Defense – Free Consultation

804-230-4200 VIRGINIA DUI DEFENSE – CALL FOR FREE CONSULTATION  At Hull Street Law, a division of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C., we realize the seriousness of being arrested for DUI, or DWI as it is sometimes referred to.  When you are in need of a capable Virginia, DUI lawyer, count on attorney Amari Harris with Hull Street Law for strong […]

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What you need to know if you are being sued by your Homeowner’s Association

Are you being sued by your Homeowner’s Association? Many people find themselves in trouble with their Homeowner’s Associations (“HOA”). Often times, it’s a simple thing like forgetting to pay the annual assessment on time. Other times, there are larger issues such as a patriotic former Marine attempting to fly the Stars and Stripes on his […]

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Can a police officer order everyone out of the vehicle during a traffic stop?

Q. Can a police officer order everyone out of the vehicle during a traffic stop? A. Yes. The Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution guarantees freedom from unreasonable searches and seizures. Generally, this rule is enforced by requiring police officers to obtain warrants in order to search or seize people. However, the Supreme Court […]

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El uso de la fuerza excesiva en una Pesquisa Terry resulta en responsabilidad legal contra un oficial de policía.

English Translation El uso de la fuerza excesiva en una Pesquisa Terry resulta en responsabilidad legal contra un oficial de policía.  El uso de la fuerza excesiva a llevar a cabo un registro. En el 30 del Enero, 2013 un jurado en Richmond adjudicó $250,000 a Wesley Moore, un oficial de policía de Richmond, contra […]

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Posesión de drogas. El programa de la primera infracción: marihuana.

In English Posesión de drogas.  El programa de la primera infracción: marihuana.  ¿Cuál es el Programa de la Primera Infracción? Según el Código de  Virginia § 18.2-250.1, es en contra de la ley a poseer “a sabiendas” la Marihuana.  Por lo general, una persona condenada por poseer la marihuana en cantidades menos de una mitad de […]

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Should I have my criminal or civil case tried by a judge or a jury?

There are many factors that may impact your decision to have your case tried by a judge or jury.  Some of those factors are listed below: (1)   The demographics of the jurisdiction where the case is pending may dictate whether a trial by jury will be advantageous to you.  Whether the jury will be liberal […]

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