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Delaware Ohio Criminal Law Blog

A new study shows that body cams get mixed results

Advocates initially pitched the idea of law enforcement wearing body cams, also known as body worn cameras or BWC, as a great way to increase accountability among our law enforcement personnel. The logic was that greater accountability would lead to stronger bonds...

Can I get a DUI/OVI for driving for using prescription drugs?

Prescription drug use is on the rise across Ohio. One unfortunate side effect of more people using legal drugs is the increase in the number of people who are driving under the influence of said drugs. Law enforcement is now pulling over more innocent drivers for...

Child pornography allegations in the age of social media

Many parents and grandparents are using social media to post pictures of their children and grandchildren. Unfortunately, photos of your loved ones may be flagged by social networks as child pornography. Even worse, the innocent images that you post on the internet or...

How can you defend your rights if you are charged with solicitation?

Allegations of soliciting a prostitute can damage your reputation and may lead to serious criminal charges. These charges commonly arise because a person was caught in a sting operation run by law enforcement. No matter the circumstances that caused you to receive...

What you need to know about Title IX hearings

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on sex at educational institutions that receive federal funding. While the goal of ending discrimination is admirable, Title IX hearings concerning sexual...