Driving without a license in Arizona may not sound like a big deal, but it is an offense that can end up leading to some fairly serious consequences. Simply stated, it refers to driving a motor vehicle on a highway without carrying a valid driver’s license as required by state laws.
Definition of Driving and Highway
Under Arizona law, driving means to operate or be in actual physical control of a motor vehicle. Highway is defined as “the entire width between the boundary lines of every way if a part of the way is open to the use of the
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In a driving under the influence (DUI) case, law enforcement officers have a responsibility to conduct themselves in accordance with the law and county procedural requirements. If an officer makes a mistake or intentionally violates a suspect’s rights, this police misconduct could be used as a defense against a DUI charge. With assistance from a DUI defense attorney in Scottsdale, police errors and officer misconduct could significantly affect the outcome of your case.
DUI Police Stops Have Certain Procedures
Police officers have legal responsibilities when performing their jobs. If the police stop an individual and suspect drunk driving, the
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Even if a sexual assault accusation is false, it could permanently affect your life. It is critical to take any allegations of sexual assault or abuse against you seriously. Take certain steps to protect yourself as much as possible during this uncertain time. Most importantly, contact a criminal defense attorney at AZ Defenders right away for assistance.
Use Your Right to Remain Silent
One thing you should not do under any circumstances is speak to the police about the case without your attorney present. Even if an officer seems friendly or says he or she believes you are innocent, do
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If you are facing criminal charges for prostitution or sex solicitation in Arizona, protect yourself by hiring an experienced Phoenix prostitution defense lawyer  soon as possible. While prostitution is not classified as a sex crime in Arizona, you could still face serious potential penalties if convicted. A criminal defense attorney can build the strongest possible defense on your behalf.
Lack of Intent
Arizona Revised Statute (ARS) Section 13-3214 states that prostitution is a class 1 misdemeanor crime. ARS 13-3211 defines prostitution as “engaging in or agreeing or offering to engage in sexual conduct under a fee arrangement with any person
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Recently, Arizona changed its expungement laws to allow individuals with certain types of criminal convictions on their records to file a petition to have the record expunged. This includes people with driving under the influence (DUI) convictions. If you are curious whether you qualify for DUI expungement in Tucson, Arizona, contact an attorney at Rosenstein Law Group for a free case review.
What Is DUI Expungement?
Driving under the influence is a crime that can remain on an individual’s record for life. Having a DUI on your record could affect your future in various ways, such as impacting your ability
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Many sexual assault cases in Arizona involve “he said, she said” evidence, where someone is accused of a crime based on an unsubstantiated statement made by a witness or the alleged victim. Sexual assault is a serious allegation that can lead to severe consequences if you are convicted. If you are being accused of this crime, hire an experienced criminal defense lawyer to help you combat he said, she said evidence with a strong defense strategy.
Burden of Proof Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
The criminal justice system requires the prosecution to prove that the accused party (defendant) is guilty of
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A massage is a great way to relieve stress and relax the body’s muscles. Establishing a relationship with a massage therapist can make clients feel more comfortable when getting massages.
However, though the relationship between a massage therapist and their client is naturally intimate, given that massages involve so much touching, it should never cross the line into anything sexual in nature. With that being said, sensual massages are illegal in the state of Arizona.
What Would Be Considered a Sensual Massage?
A “sensual massage” can refer to different things. Generally speaking, a sensual massage involves the masseuse using their
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Arizona has many types of obscenity laws. Some of these criminal offenses can result in substantial penalties, including jail time. If you are charged with a similar crime, you may wonder what that means, about your legal options, and whether or not you need a lawyer. This is normal, as obscenity charges are fairly uncommon.
What Is Obscenity?
Obscenity has a specific legal definition. Under Arizona law, something is obscene if it:

  • Appeals to the prurient interest 
  • Lacks literary, artistic, political, or scientific value, or
  • The average person would find it to depict sexual activity in a patently

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If you have been accused of any crime involving or related to child pornography, it is critical to be proactive about protecting your legal rights. The first thing to do in this situation is to contact an experienced Phoenix child sex crime defense lawyer to provide you with invaluable advice and legal representation. An attorney can help you understand your options and protect your rights in this stressful situation.
Hiring an Attorney Prior to Arrest
You can and should hire a defense lawyer even before you are arrested if you hear that someone is accusing you of crimes associated with
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Getting arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) could lead to a criminal conviction that stays on your record for the rest of your life. A DUI conviction can result in penalties such as jail time, driver’s license suspension and fines. The efficacy of your DUI defense strategy can make all the difference to your future if you are facing this type of charge. An attorney at Rosenstein Law Group can find the right DUI defense strategy for you.
No Actual Intoxication
Arizona’s DUI law, Arizona Revised Statutes, Section 28-1381, defines this crime as driving or being in actual
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Rosenstein Law Group is proud to announce that 7 of our lawyers were recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for their work in for their work in DUI / DWI Defense, Criminal Defense: General Practice, and Criminal Defense: White-Collar. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.
We want to congratulate Rosenstein Law Group founder Craig Rosenstein who, for the fifth year in a row, has been selected by The Best Lawyers of America® to be recognized for his work in DUI/DWI Defense,
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