Patrick Michael Lewis’s Guides

Patrick Michael Lewis

Olathe Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. Can Kansas DUI's be removed from my record?

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    There is now a way to remove a DUI from a person's Kansas criminal record. This year a change was made in the Kansas statute that will, in time, help many motorists to put a mistake behind them.

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  2. How does bond work in Kansas?

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    What is bond? Simply put a bond is a monetary guarantee that you will show up in court when you are ordered to. The defendant signs his bond which is a written promise that if he does not show up as

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  3. Can a Person Get out of Prison Early in Kansas?

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    How does parole work in Kansas? For all felony committed on or after July 1, 1993, the judge, using the Kansas Sentencing Guidelines Act, determines the length of a sentence. For all grid crimes thi

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  4. How do the Kansas Sentencing Guidelines work?

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    Kansas Sentencing Guidelines apply only to felony convictions. In Kansas, like most jurisdictions, crime are divided up between felonies and misdemeanors. There are also categories like traffic infr

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  5. What are Penalties for Possession of Marijuana in Kansas

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    What is required to prove possession of marijuana? The prosecutor must prove the following to get a conviction for possession of marijuana: 1) the location was in his venue, either county or state; 2

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  6. Guide to Criminal Court in Johnson County Kansas

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    First Appearance First Appearance is the first time a person appears in court. The judge will usually be magistrate Judge Dan Vokins. The defendant will usually appear by closed circuit tv if he ha

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  7. How to Choose a Criminal Defense Lawyer

    Written by attorney Patrick Lewis, over 3 years ago.

    Must I hire an attorney or can I get court appointed counsel? Everyone charged with a crime which can result in incarceration has the right to the help and representation of a lawyer. However, there

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