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Cedar Rapids OWI (DUI) and Criminal Defense Attorney: Criminal Law News

by David A. Cmelik Law PLC


News articles with a tie-in to the criminal law will be posted here. 


October 27, 2017--  Iowa Supreme Court holds separate dismissal as part of plea agreement may be expunged.


October 27, 2017 -- Iowa Supreme Court Holds "Brain Science" Experts Required to impose mandatory minimums on offenders who commit crimes as juveniles  


December 15, 2017-- Iowa Supreme Court vacates second degree robbery conviction, remands for entry of newly enacted third degree robbery statute conviction and sentencing on the aggravated misdemeanor 


December 21, 2017-- December monthly DMT stats so far for Johnson County, Iowa OWI (DUI) breath tests


December 21, 2017-- December monthly DMT states so far for Linn County, Iowa OWI (DUI) breath tests


December 22, 2017-- Iowa Supreme Court affirms lower court ruling reversing faulty assault guilty plea that omitted required 35% surcharge on the fine


December 22, 2017 -- Iowa Supreme Court affirms lower court ruling reversing in-person domestic assault guilty plea that omitted required 35% surcharge on the fine. 


January 5, 2018-- Iowa Supreme Court reverses purse search of third party merely present during warrant search of someone else's house


January 9, 2018-- United States Supreme Court hears oral argument on warrantless rental car search 


If you or a loved one has been arrested for OWI (DUI) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Anamosa, Vinton, Waterloo, or anywhere else in Linn, Johnson, Jones, Benton, Black Hawk, or other Iowa counties, please contact David A. Cmelik Law PLC, 319-389-1889, http://www.daclawfirm.com, for a free ½ hour initial consultation today. Remember that a blog is not legal advice and no attorney-client relationship is established by reading a blog or sending unsolicited information to an attorney over the Internet.  


David A. Cmelik Law PLC is an Iowa law firm limited exclusively to criminal law. The defense of those charged with Iowa criminal offenses is all that we do. With all the efficiency and proficiency that implies, you can count on the experience, communication, and accessibility of the firm principal to defend you or a loved one in a Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, Waterloo, or other Iowa criminal prosecution. Contact David A. Cmelik Law PLC today for an initial consultation. 


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