Wednesday, March 13, 2019

What is Consent to Search in Criminal Law?

This video begins a new series on consent to search in criminal cases and how the police use a person's consent to avoid the 4th Amendment probable cause requirement. Visit https://www.gustitislaw.com for more information about Fourth Amendment consent searches and criminal attorneys in Bryan-College Station, TX.

In this video, attorney Stephen Gustitis explains what consent to search is and how suspects unknowingly waive their 4th Amendment right to a search based upon probable cause. The video also considers some limitations on consent searches. For example, consent must be voluntarily given, police cannot exceed the scope of a person's consent, and consent to search can be withdrawn at any time. The video begins our new series on consent searches in criminal cases. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategies, including 4th Amendment consent searches in criminal investigations.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

5th Amendment Pretrial Motions to Suppress Evidence of Criminal Confessions

This video explains 5th Amendment pretrial motions to suppress evidence of criminal confessions and how they are used to defend criminal charges. Visit https://www.gustitislaw.com for additional details about pre-trial motions to suppress confessions and criminal defense lawyers in Bryan-College Station, TX.

In this video, criminal defense attorney Stephen Gustitis considers when pre-trial motions to suppress evidence can be used to suppress confessions from a criminal trial. The video discusses some common situations where a confession is illegally obtained. For example, a confession following an illegal detention, involuntary confessions, and confessions obtained in violation of Miranda rights. The video is #4 in our series on pretrial motions in criminal prosecutions and discusses criminal pre-trial proceedings. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategies, including how to use pretrial motions to suppress confessions from criminal court.

Friday, March 1, 2019

Lie Detector Test to Improve Criminal Plea Bargaining

Enjoy our latest playlist at Gustitis Law which marries the use of polygraph tests and plea bargaining in criminal defense cases. Thanks for watching!

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

How to Use Pretrial Motions for Discovery to Defend Criminal Charges

This video explains how criminal pretrial motions for discovery can be used to help you prepare and defend your charges in criminal pre-trial proceedings. Visit https://www.gustitislaw.com for more information about pre-trial motions for discovery and the best criminal defense lawyers in Bryan-College Station, TX.

In this video, criminal attorney Stephen Gustitis defines a criminal pre-trial motion for discovery of evidence and how it can be used to defend your charges. The video also discusses some common examples of pre-trial discovery. For example, police reports, lab results, dash-cam videos, and witness statements. The video is #3 in our series on pretrial motions in criminal prosecutions and discusses criminal pre-trial proceedings. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategies, including how to use pretrial motions for discovery to help defend your criminal case.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

4th Amendment Pretrial Motions to Suppress Evidence in Criminal Cases

This video considers 4th Amendment pretrial motions to suppress evidence and how they can be used to defend your criminal charges. Visit https://www.gustitislaw.com for more information about pre-trial motions to suppress and criminal defense attorneys in Bryan-College Station, TX.

In this video, criminal lawyer Stephen Gustitis, defines when pre-trial motions to suppress evidence can be used to suppress evidence from a criminal trial. The video also discusses some common situations where the police illegally seize evidence. For example, following an illegal detention, searching without probable cause, and searching with a defective search warrant. The video is #2 in our series on pretrial motions in criminal prosecutions and discusses criminal pre-trial proceedings. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategies, including how to use pretrial motions to suppress evidence to help defend your criminal case.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Introduction to Pretrial Motions in Criminal Defense Cases

This video begins a new series on pretrial motions in criminal cases and how they can help you defend criminal charges. Visit https://www.gustitislaw.com for more information about pre-trial motions and criminal defense lawyers in Bryan-College Station, TX.

In this video, Stephen Gustitis defines what pre-trial motions are and how pretrial motions in criminal cases can help defend charges. The video also discusses some common examples like pretrial motions to suppress evidence and suppression of statements.The video begins our new series on pretrial motions in criminal prosecutions and discusses criminal pre-trial proceedings. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategies, including how to use pretrial motions to suppress evidence to help defend your criminal charges.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Should Criminal Defendants Ever Take a Police Polygraph Exam?

This video describes why a police polygraph test is not protected by the attorney client privilege and that anyone considering taking a lie detector test should hire their own polygraph expert to administer the examination.

In this video, Stephen Gustitis makes clear that a polygraph examination administered by the police is not protected by the attorney client privilege. It also examines four reasons why a criminal suspect should ask their criminal defense attorney to hire a private polygraph expert to administer any lie detector tests. This is the final video in our series on how a polygraph examination can be used to help defend your criminal case. Steve is a Texas Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney practicing in Bryan-College Station, Texas. He has more than 27 years of experience in the field of criminal law and criminal defense in Brazos County. His videos cover a range of the best defense tactics and criminal defense strategies, including how to use polygraph examinations to help defend your criminal charges.