1. How Much Good Time Can An Inmate Get?

    Rhode Island Criminal Lawyer Helps To Get Clients’ Out of Jail Early: In Rhode Island, after a defendant has been sentenced to serve time at the Adult Correctional Institute (“ACI”), they generally become eligible to receive good time. Good time, as the name suggests, is credit given to an inmate for good behavior while in…

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  2. First Degree Robbery in Rhode Island: Parole Granted

    Rhode Island Parole Lawyer Helps Secure Client’s Release Client is arrested and convicted of First Degree Robbery. Client is sentenced to serve 15 years at the Adult Correctional Institute.  After serving nearly half of his prison sentence and being denied parole multiple times, client hires Parole Lawyer Noah Kilroy to represent him before the parole…

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  3. Possession Of A Gun While Committing A Crime of Violence: Dismissed.

    Rhode Island Gun Lawyer Helps To Get Client’s Firearm Charges Dismissed: Client is arrested in his apartment in Pawtucket, Rhode Island and charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin, cocaine, and crack-cocaine.  Client is also charged with possession of a firearm while committing a crime of violence.  Rhode Island General Laws 11-14-3 provides in…

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  4. What Are The Bail Guidelines In Rhode Island?

    Rhode Island Criminal Lawyer Helps To Secure Bail For Clients: In Rhode Island, the setting of bail is always within the discretion of the court regardless of the offense, and cannot be prohibited by statute.  The primary purpose of bail, be it of the pre-trial or the post conviction variety, is to assure a defendant’s…

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  5. What is A Laned Roadway Violation?

    Criminal Defense Lawyer Helps Defend Traffic Violations: In Rhode Island, a driver must use due care when making a roadway lane change.  Often times, when a police officer responds to an accident in which someone has been sideswiped by another car, the officer will issue a laned roadway violation ticket. The specific language of of…

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  6. What Are The Criminal Statute of Limitations In Rhode Island?

    Rhode Island Criminal Lawyer Helps To Explain Statute Of Limitations: In Rhode Island, if a charge is not brought against a person within a specific period of time, the right to prosecute that case is lost forever.  However, there are certain exceptions, as some charges have no limit on the time that they may be…

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  7. What Is Disorderly Conduct?

    Criminal Lawyer Helps To Fight Disorderly Conduct Offenses: In Rhode Island, understanding what constitutes disorderly conduct can be confusing. Often times, people generally think that the behavior proscribed by statute would tend to violate ones right to free speech.  The law draws a very pointed distinction, however.  More specifically, Rhode Island General Laws 11-45-1, otherwise known…

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  8. How Can I Get My Traffic Ticket Dismissed?

    Rhode Island Traffic Ticket Attorney Helps To Get Traffic Ticket Dismissed In Rhode Island, if you are issued a traffic ticket, you may be eligible to get that traffic ticket dismissed under the Rhode Island Good Driver Statute.  Generally, if you have not had any traffic tickets for the past three (3) years, you can…

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  9. Arrested For Half a Kilo Of Cocaine And A Gun: Bail Granted

    Rhode Island Bail Lawyer Helps Client Get Bail Client is arrested in Pawtucket, Rhode Island and changed with possession with intent to distribute a half a kilogram of cocaine and possession of a gun. If convicted of the drug offense, client could face up to 50 years in jail and a $500,000 fine.  If also…

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  10. Received a Ticket: Conditions Requiring Reduced Speed?

    Defense Lawyer Fights Traffic Tickets: Conditions Requiring Reduced Speed. In Rhode Island, even if you have not hit another car, you can still be ticketed by police for Conditions Requiring Reduced Speed if you lose control of your car, due to weather conditions.  This is important when it comes to your insurance rates or general…

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