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Statement from Noblesville West Middle School Shooter

Published in Criminal Law on November 5, 2018.

Noblesville West Middle School Shooter Statement Download PDF   11/5/2018 – Statement from Noblesville West Middle School Shooter “Sorry if I’m not a very good writer. What happened on May 25th was a tragedy. And, if I could, I would take it all back. I’m sorry to all the people I scared and hurt. I … continue reading

How Long Will I Go to Jail for Violating Probation?

Published in Criminal Law on September 21, 2018.

Sometimes, defendants in criminal cases are offered probation as part of a plea deal that takes the place of jail time. This can happen when the prosecutor or the judge do not feel that incarceration is warranted but that some form of supervision and possibly counseling are needed.  When probation is ordered there is both … continue reading

Five Steps to Take after a Motorcycle Accident in Indianapolis

Published in Personal Injury on August 17, 2018.

Each year, thousands of motorcyclists are injured on Indiana roads. If you have been involved in a collision, you might be in a lot of pain and confused about what to do. To protect your ability to receive compensation, remember to follow the five steps below. Report the Accident to the Police A police officer … continue reading

Do I Have a Medical Malpractice Case?

Published in Personal Injury on August 9, 2018.

All doctors take the Hippocratic oath that states, “First, do no harm.” Unfortunately, far too many doctors are doing just that—injuring patients by making completely avoidable errors. According to researchers at Johns Hopkins, medical errors now make up the third leading cause of death in the country. An estimated 250,000 people die from medical negligence, … continue reading

When to Hire an Attorney After a Car Accident

Published in Personal Injury on July 24, 2018.

An Experienced Personal Injury Attorney Can Help with Your Insurance Claim If you’re facing injuries from a car accident due to the negligence of another driver, you have rights. You need to be sure to protect those rights. While compensation won’t take away your injuries, it will reduce your financial burden. After you get medical … continue reading

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Suit in Indiana?

Published in Personal Injury on July 5, 2018.

Indiana’s wrongful death law allows family members to receive compensation when someone else is responsible for the death of a loved one. The purpose of the law is to force the person at fault to shoulder the financial burden of your loved one’s death. Read on for more information about how to bring a wrongful … continue reading

What is the Average Settlement for a Whiplash Car Accident in Indiana?

Published in Personal Injury on July 3, 2018.

Every car accident case is different, and even in separate cases in which the injuries were more or less the same, the outcomes may be different. Such is the case in whiplash car accident cases. If you sustained whiplash in a recent car accident, you may want to know what your case is worth. While … continue reading

Should I Hire an Attorney for Misdemeanor Charges?

Published in Criminal Law on June 27, 2018.

Some individuals charged with a misdemeanor do not treat their misdemeanor charges as seriously as they should. As a result, individuals who were charged with misdemeanors occasionally try and defend themselves in court. This is not something our team at Eskew Law, LLC would recommend doing. Our Indiana criminal law attorneys understand the consequences of … continue reading

Should I Get a Lawyer for My First DUI?

Published in Criminal Law on June 25, 2018.

Driving under the influence is a serious offense. Nevertheless, at Eskew Law, we occasionally hear from people who question whether they need a lawyer if this is their first time arrested for DUI. We believe that it is vitally important that you retain counsel your first DUI. DUIs charges are fairly complex to navigate, and … continue reading

Do I Have a Medical Malpractice Case?

Published in Personal Injury on June 21, 2018.

We go to the doctor or hospital with the hope that we will be made well. But what happens when a medical professional’s negligence ends up injuring you even more? Fortunately, Indiana law allows injured patients to sue their medical provider for medical malpractice. To understand whether you have a case, you should gather evidence … continue reading