The Second Amendment protects the right to keep and bear arms. Massachusetts just got schooled on how the Second Amendment works and what instruments are protected under it in Caetano v. Mass., 577 U.S. (2016). If the per curiam opinion was all there was to the decision I wouldn’t be sitting here writing this […]
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Generally, there is a fair amount of decorum in litigation. However, I've been practicing for over ten years now and it never ceases to amaze me when lawyers completely lose their sh*t. I haven't seen it happen often but when it does, it's always a surprise and quite the spectacle. It's so rare that I was only reminded of it from an article I was reading today: Scorched Earth Letter. Either I'm missing something or those attorneys really take their strip clubs seriously. Example, please? While this extreme doesn't happen often, general decorum in litigation does occasionally go by the wayside. Whether it's the refusal to take opposing counsel's call or snatching a piece of paper out of someone's hand in court, the actions are juvenile at … [Read More...] about Decorum in Litigation: Fantasy or Possibility?
Are you facing weapons charges? Will County criminal defense attorney Ryan N. Hejmanowski can help you! Weapons charges include Unlawful Use of a Weapon (UUW), unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon, unlawful or reckless discharge of a firearm, gunrunning, unlawful sale of a firearm, Firearm Owner's identification Card (FOID) violations, and Concealed Carry violations. Depending on the offense, the charges can be classified as either misdemeanor or felony. Other factors can cause the charges to be increased to an aggravated crime. What are the penalties for being charged with a weapons crime? It really depends on the specific charges. However, weapons convictions can carry harsh sentences and penalties. Those sentences are usually … Read more... about Weapons Charges
Ryan N. Hejmanowski
I am a Will County attorney who has been a litigator throughout my career. I have handled a myriad of cases from their inception through resolution, including jury trials. I am a local lawyer who handles cases ranging from criminal defense and family law through personal injury. If you have been charged with a crime, are contemplating a divorce, or have been hurt in an accident, I can help you. Even if you're located in any of the surrounding counties including Cook, Kankakee, Lake, DuPage, McHenry, and Kane, call me to discuss your case.
When you retain me to handle your case you can rest assured that I will diligently and zealously represent your interests. You will have an advocate who brings years of litigation experience to secure the best outcome for you, no matter the case.
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