The elements of a false statement

Individuals in Oregon and throughout the country who intentionally make false statements to federal officials are likely committing a felony offense. Individuals who knowingly create or use documents containing false information to deceive the government could also be...

The problem with breathalyzers

Nobody should drink and drink, but we would all be fools not to admit that many people do drink while intoxicated. Sometimes the driver only had a couple of drinks and paired it with a meal and a glass of water. Other times the driver had few happy hour drinks without...

When is an arrest illegal?

When an Oregon resident is arrested, the arrest must comply with state, federal and common law for it to be a legal arrest. Many people do not know when they are free to end a police interrogation and walk away or when they must comply. The Fourth Amendment of the...