Category: Criminal Law

Wrongful Conviction Attorney

  Wrongful Convictions One of the main reasons I am so passionate about the legal field is that so many innocent people are wrongfully convicted. It is terrible to think that an innocent person has lost so many years of their life because of someone’s mistakes. No amount of money will ever give them those [..]

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Can You Drive While High in Indiana?

Can You Drive While High in Indiana? The Marijuana Defense Currently, the Marijuana Defense is not available in Indiana. The Marijuana Defense. Marijuana is not legal to consume in Indiana, but it is in neighboring states. However, Indiana is moving closer to providing a defense for drivers with marijuana in their system.  If passed, the [..]

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George Floyd Family Receives 27 Million

The Minneapolis City Council approved Friday a $27 million civil settlement with the family of George Floyd. The city council voted 13-0 to approve the settlement. The settlement directs $500,000 to benefit the George Floyd Memorial site at 38th and Chicago. Officer Derek Chauvin Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on Floyd’s [..]

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The Lamborghini Lawyer

  Video of Lamborghini traveling over 200 mph leads to criminal charges WTHR: The Marion County Prosecutor’s Office has filed charges against a man after police say an online video shows him driving over 200 mph on Interstate 465 in a Lamborghini. Indiana State Police say they received several tips. Someone posted on social media [..]

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Army Vet Receives Honors as an Attorney

‘The first two years of law school, I was homeless’ | Army veteran rises to Elite Lawyer honors Mark Nicholson served his country in the United States Army, then served time in prison. After being released from prison, he was homeless but now is an attorney in Indianapolis. Author: Sarah Jones for WTHR INDIANAPOLIS — [..]

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Indianapolis Attorney Mark Nicholson Honored As 2020 Elite Lawyer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Law Firm Newswire)-Indianapolis attorney Mark Nicholson is honored as a 2020 Elite Lawyer. The Elite Lawyer designation recognizes attorneys who have displayed exceptional levels of competence in professional practice. Peers or members of the review committee nominate attorneys for this honor. Elite Lawyers choose attorneys for their directory. The directory provides consumers [..]

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The Nicholson Nugget, September 2020, Issue 12

The Nicholson Nugget This is The Nicholson Nugget: the official newsletter of the Law Office of Mark Nicholson.   You can subscribe by clicking here. In this issue, I interviewed a former federal prisoner that now has his own business.  Also, I interviewed trial attorney Tarah Baldwin about her practice. Court and COVID I haven’t made many court appearances since [..]

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3 Reasons Why Sex Work Should Be Decriminalized

  Prostitution is illegal in most parts of the world, including the United States but should be decriminalized. Even though there’s still a huge stigma surrounding sex work, the adult entertainment industry attracts plenty of clients. In fact, the main reason why people engage in sex work is because of the money — not through coercion [..]

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