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June 29, 2016

Federal Drug Defense Attorney Cooperate With the Government to Cut Your Sentence

In an earlier post, called “Dallas Drug Possession Lawyer- Getting a Sentence Reduced in Federal Drug Cases,” Federal drug defense attorney John Helms described four ways that a person accused of drug distribution in a federal case can potentially get a reduction of their sentence.  This post goes into more detail about how cooperating with the government can potentially do this. In feder...
Federal Drug Defense Attorney Cooperate With the Government to Cut Your Sentence
June 27, 2016

Drug Possession Lawyer Says Getting a Sentence Reduced in Federal Drug Cases.

There are four primary ways of getting a sentence reduction in federal drug cases, says Dallas drug possession lawyer John Helms: 1.  Cooperate with the government. 2.  Negotiate a plea to a charge with a lower mandatory minimum sentence. 3.  Negotiate a plea agreement with a maximum sentence cap. 4.  Invoke the "safety valve" provision of 18 USC Section 3553(f). I will do a separ...
Drug Possession Lawyer Says Getting a Sentence Reduced in Federal Drug Cases.
June 17, 2016

Dallas Lawyer John Helms Former Federal Prosecutor Launches Website

If you are looking for a Dallas criminal defense lawyer, you are in luck. Helms never lost a trial or appeal when he was a federal prosecutor. A former federal prosecutor John Helms is now offering his legal services in Dallas and surrounding areas with more than 20 years experience. His new website address is http://johnhelms.attorney.       Attorney John Helms has been helping clients...
Dallas Lawyer John Helms Former Federal Prosecutor Launches Website
June 10, 2016

Domestic Violence Cases The Facts from Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer

Let’s say that you and your spouse or you and your boyfriend/girlfriend get into an argument, and the police are called because someone claims there has been some kind of violence.  Usually, the police will arrest one of the two parties in order to prevent further violence and to give everyone a chance to cool off, says John Helms an experienced Dallas based lawyer who deals with domestic v...
Domestic Violence Cases The Facts from Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer