Category: Criminal Law

The 4 Common Christmas Time Crimes

It is Christmas time and that often means crime time for some.  Although Santa comes to give gifts there are those that get accused of taking gifts. Below is a list of four of the most common crimes around the holidays. If you are one of those accused of taking gifts or engaging in other [..]

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Justice Steven David and Gitmo

Last Tuesday, Justice David of the Indiana Supreme Court spoke to my law students about his time as Chief Defense Counsel for prisoners at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba.  He personally represented and supervised the representation of people the United States government labelled terrorists and enemy combatants. Biography Steven H. David is the 106th Justice of the Supreme [..]

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Cocktails for a Cause

Cocktails for a Cause Join us for a fun and festive holiday event, Cocktails for a Cause, on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Barnes & Thornburg. Tickets are $30 to commemorate Horizon House’s 30th Anniversary. All proceeds support our work of “Providing Help, Inspiring Hope and Finding Home” for our neighbors experiencing homelessness [..]

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Indiana Abolition Coalition Presents: Criminal INJustice: An Evening with Mark Nicholson

Mark Nicholson, a well-known and award winning criminal defense attorney, will highlight his personal and professional experiences of injustice in the criminal justice system. A group discussion with Mark will follow. Light refreshments will be served. Mon, November 19, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST Indiana Interchurch Center 1100 W 42nd St Krannert Room, [..]

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Attorney Will Fight For You!

It’s a Travesty of Justice when the government charges the wrong person with a crime or violates your rights. I am the attorney known for fighting against these unfortunate travesties. I will fight for you! Government is Knocking If the government comes knocking you need to come calling, the Law Office of Mark Nicholson. We [..]

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Can Police Take a DNA Sample If Arrested?

  Yes, if arrested for a felony. The Indiana Lawyer recently published an article about a new law in Indiana that allows for authorities to take a DNA sample. Indiana authorities are now required under a new state law to collect a DNA sample from those who are arrested for a felony crime. The law [..]

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Mark Nicholson Rated as Top Ten Best Attorneys in 2018

The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Indiana’s Criminal Law Attorney Mark Nicholson as 2018 10 Best Criminal Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction. The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys is a third-party attorney rating organization that publishes an annual list of the Top 10 Criminal Law attorneys in [..]

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Where Can I ride or park a scooter?

Scooter Enforcement Begins This Month This month the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department will start enforcing the city ordinances and state laws regarding motorized scooters.  These devices are considered motorized vehicles so if you happen to be intoxicated and use one then you could be charged with an OVWI, Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated.  It is [..]

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Memorial Day Weekend Arrested?

  If you were stopped or arrested by the police this weekend, especially at the Indy 500, please call the Law Office of Mark Nicholson. Any Indy 500 related Public Intoxication or Minor in Possession of Alcohol case will receive a discount.

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