Category: Civil Rights

Marijuana Cannabis Attorney

  Regional Convention Marijuana Cannabis Debate Marijuana cannabis attorney Mark Nicholson was at the MWBLSA Regional Convention Cannabis debate.  It took place between 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm on Friday February 7, 2020 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Indianapolis. Background Attorney Mark Nicholson  participated as a featured guest on the Cannabis Debate Panel.  [..]

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Gun and Firearms Attorney

Happy New Year’s Eve! The Law Office of Mark Nicholson wants to remind you that not only drinking and driving can cause you legal problems but firing your gun in the air (also known as, celebratory gun fire, aerial firing or happy fire) can cause unhappy legal problems.   If you hear gunshots, find a [..]

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Driving While Black?

  Were you driving while Black and stopped by the Blue? Then call the Law Office of Mark Nicholson and he will help you through. Racism is not dead and it will rear its ugly head. But by fighting it together we can get ahead. Don’t give up and don’t give in. Just hire an [..]

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Now Hiring: Paralegal

  Applicants Now hiring: Applicants must have strong communication skills and should be comfortable working on criminal defense cases. The type of cases will include clients accused of drug crimes, violent crimes and sex crimes. If the thought of interacting with someone charged with certain crimes (or viewing violent crime scene photos) makes you feel [..]

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Hope is on the Horizon

Last month, attorney Mark Nicholson was the Keynote Speaker for the Hope is on the Horizon breakfast at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The Mayor of Indianapolis, Joe Hogsett, sat at the table with attorney Mark Nicholson.  The mayor was so moved by Mark’s speech that he gave him a hug after the speech. Also, attorney Mark [..]

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Mark Nicholson Speaks at HOPE

Mark Nicholson to Speak at HOPE’s Raise the Roof Breakfast “I was born in iniquity, raised in chaos, and survived destruction..” -Mark Nicholson Hear the hope of Mark Nicholson’s inspiring story of achievement through mistakes, defeat, courage, and rising on Tuesday, October 29 at 7:30am at Party Central in Evansville during HOPE’s annual Raise the [..]

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Need Help Against Your Landlord?

  Do You Have a Bad Landlord? You Have Rights Typically, leases have an “implied warranty of habitability.” What does this mean? “Habitable” means a safe and clean place to live, in compliance with local housing codes. Keeping the rental premises habitable also means that landlords must follow state health and fire codes and maintain common areas. The [..]

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Police Brutality: City to Pay $2 Million

  Indianapolis, IN.–An unarmed man (Gerald Cole) who was shot in the back by an Indianapolis police officer has received one of the largest settlements in the city’s history. The officer who shot him has been the subject of more than a half-dozen other citizen complaints and two other pending federal lawsuits. Nonetheless, he still [..]

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What is Institutionalized Discrimination?

  Institutionalized Discrimination  Institutionalized discrimination is the social injustices that people from different backgrounds experience on the institutional level.  Institutions dominate society in the United States. The main institution that people think of is the government, which is very complex. Historically, the government has been ruled by upper-class White males, which has reinforced a discriminatory [..]

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Prostitution Attorney

  Prostitution What is it?: Indiana Prostitution Laws Indiana Code 35-45-4-2:  Prostitution: a person who knowingly or intentionally performs or offers to perform sexual intercourse Patronizing a Prostitute: A person who knowingly or intentionally pays money or other property to another person for having engaged in sexual intercourse or deviate sexual conduct with the person [..]

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