Sentence Reductions May Be Available

Posted by Wayne Housley | Sep 05, 2018 | 0 Comments

House Bill 387 became law on July 1, 2018. The new law has many new components that are designed to assist the less fortunate and those impoverished to prevent continual incarceration when simply unable to pay off a fine, restitution or court costs. Another important component is that inmates will be eligible for parole when not convicted of a violent crime, drug trafficking, or as a habitual offender.

When is Body Language Considered Threatening?

Posted by Wayne Housley | Jul 17, 2017 | 2 Comments

What is Threatening Body Language Body language is one of the only true universal languages. No matter where you are in the world or whether the situation is threatening or not, body language will always speak volumes. A lot of us think of a stereotypical, Hollywood-like situation when we think...

John Paul Frerer Bicycle Safety Act

Posted by Wayne Housley | Jun 08, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mississippi Bicycle Safety Act Mississippis number of bicycle enthusiasts has skyrocketed in recent years, and with the states growing popularity for cycling there have also been a growing number of accidents involving drivers and cyclists. One of the most recent cycling casualties was John Pa...

Criminal Defense Strategies in the State of Mississippi

Posted by Wayne Housley | Apr 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

No matter what the charge, a guilty finding in a criminal court case comes with severe potential consequences, including stiff fines, loss of rights such as driving privileges, and loss of freedom through either a jail or prison sentence. And this is true whether facing felony or misdemeanor char...

Can You Get Suspended From Your Job After a DUI?

Posted by Wayne Housley | Apr 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Getting a DUI is serious, but there can be consequences beyond points on your license, higher insurance, fees and fines to pay, or even a car accident. Depending on what you do for a living and the company you work for, getting caught driving under the influence could also cost you your job. You...

Drunk Driving Laws in Mississippi

Posted by Wayne Housley | Mar 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

The drunk driving laws in Mississippi are designed to protect other drivers from people who may drink and then get behind the wheel. The law also requires that you submit to a chemical test such as a breathalyzer or BAC (blood alcohol content), and if you refuse you will lose your license for a m...

Expungement vs. Sealing Records

Posted by Wayne Housley | Feb 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you have been convicted of a criminal offense, forever after, when faced with any application for basically anything, including employment, renting a home, or applying for any loan, you will be required to check “yes” on the blank that asks, “Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offense?...

How Many Innocent Americans Are Jailed Each Year?

Posted by Wayne Housley | Feb 09, 2017 | 0 Comments

Imagine spending your life in a cage, unable to wander outside unless youre under surveillance. The meals are the same week after week, social interaction is limited, and you only get to see family on certain days and times. For the more than 2.3 million Americans trapped in the U.S. prison syst...

DUI Lawyer for Lee County Mississippi

Posted by Wayne Housley | Dec 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Being arrested and charged with a crime is often the most difficult and stressful time of your life.  The charge could be for a DUI, assault, domestic violence, or a sex crime. Getting the assistance of a dedicated and committed litigator in Lee County, Mississippi, can prove to be the best cours...

Tips on How to Avoid Getting a DUI

Posted by Wayne Housley | Feb 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tips on How to Avoid Getting a DUI requires that one be polite and keep their wits. Most of the questioning is completely voluntary. Beware of answering too much. Just present license and proof of insurance and politely refuse all other questioning. Always remember that the burden of proof is on the officer.

Can we have sex?

Posted by Wayne Housley | Oct 09, 2015 | 0 Comments

Although someone reaches the age of consent does not mean all possible concerns are gone. Sex is an adult act and requires two adults. Be responsible and wait.

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