Month: September 2020

Can You Go to Jail for Gambling Online?

By Lee Koch | September 17, 2020 | Comments Off on Can You Go to Jail for Gambling Online?

There’s a reason why reading the fine print on almost any gambling site will tell you the site is being run out of some small country overseas. Online gambling is illegal in all 50 states.  Technically, you can be brought up on charges for placing bets online.  It is rare for individual gamblers to be…

How Does Bail Work in Federal Court?

By Lee Koch | September 2, 2020 | Comments Off on How Does Bail Work in Federal Court?

If you’re in the middle of a federal court case you may be wondering whether bail might be available to you after your arrest. After all, you already know there are some significant differences between a federal case and a state one. After your arrest, you’ll have a bail hearing. The judge has sole authority…