Criminal Defense FAQs

What Are Attorney Murphy's Qualifications and Experience as a Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyer?

How Much Will It Cost to Hire Your Firm to Defend Me Against the Connecticut Criminal Accusations I am Facing?

If My Connecticut Driver's License Is Suspended, Can I Get a Special Permit to Drive To and From My Classes or Exams at School or College?

What is the Presumption of Innocence in the Context of a Connecticut Criminal Prosecution or Investigation?

What is Due Process of Law in the Context of a Connecticut Criminal Prosecution or Investigation?

What Are the Penalties in Connecticut Superior Court for a Criminal Conviction of DUI / DWI?

What Is an Ignition Interlock Device With Regard to DWI / DUI in Connecticut?

What Is the Connecticut Alcohol Education Program (AEP)?

Who is Eligible for the Connecticut Alcohol Education Program?

How Does the Connecticut Superior Court Determine Whether You Should Be Admitted Into Connecticut's Alcohol Education Program?

Do All People Who Are Eligible For the Connecticut Alcohol Education Program Get the Program?

Do I Need a Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyer to Get the Alcohol Education Program?

How Much Does the State of Connecticut Charge For the Alcohol Education Program?

Where and When Are the Classes for Connecticut's Alcohol Education Program?

What If I'm Not Eligible For the Connecticut Alcohol Education Program Or the Judge Denies My Application?

Can a Connecticut Prosecutor Just Drop the DUI Charges?

Can I Lose My Driver's License Even If I Get the Connecticut Alcohol Education Program?

What Is Connecticut's DMV Administrative Per Se Program?

How Long Will My Driver's License Be Suspended For Under the Connecticut's Administrative Per Se Program?

Is It Possible to Avoid a Per Se Suspension of My Driver's License? In Other Words, Is It Possible to Win Such a Hearing at the Connecticut DMV?

What Is the Likelihood of Winning the Administrative Per Se Hearing at the Connecticut DMV?

What Will You Do to Represent My Interests at the Connecticut DMV Per Se License Suspension Hearing?

Is It Worth the Time and Money to Go Through a Per Se Hearing at the Connecticut DMV?

What Is the Penalty If I Drive While My Operator's License is Under Suspension As a Result Of a Connecticut DUI Incident?

If My Connecticut Driver's License Is Suspended, Can I Get a Special Permit to Drive To and From Work?

How Much Will It Cost to Retain Your Firm to Defend Me in a Connecticut DUI Case?

What Are the Penalties For Reckless Driving, As Prohibited by Connecticut General Statute 14-222?

What Are the Penalties for Carrying a Pistol or Revolver on Your Person or in a Car (or Any Motor Vehicle) Without a Valid Gun Permit in Alleged Violation of Connecticut General Statute Section 29-35?

What Are the Regulations For a Special Operator's Permit, Also Known As a Work Permit, in Connecticut?

What Are the Penalties For Evasion of Responsibility With a Motor Vehicle, as Prohibited by Connecticut General Statute 14-224?

What Are the Potential Penalties For Possessing a Gun Without a Permit or Other Weapon In a Car (or Other Motor Vehicle) In Alleged Violation of Connecticut General Statute Section 29-38?

What Are the Penalties For Bypassing or Tampering With an Ignition Interlock Device in Connecticut?

What Is a Felony in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class A Felony in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class B Felony in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class C Felony in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class D Felony in Connecticut State Court?

What Is a Misdemeanor in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class A Misdemeanor in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class B Misdemeanor in Connecticut State Court?

What Are the Penalties For a Class C Misdemeanor in Connecticut State Court?

How Far in Advance Must a Subpoena Be Served On a Police Officer For a Per Se License Suspension Hearing?

Can I Get a Work Permit or Education Permit if I Refused to Take the Breath Test or Give a Sample?

What Is Accelerated Rehabilitation (AR) and Can I Use it to Avoid a Conviction in Connecticut?