Missouri man turns himself in for kidnapping young girl

On behalf of The Marks Law Firm, L.L.C. on Thursday, November 8, 2012

In general, kidnapping occurs when an individual takes another individual from one location to another without that person’s consent and against his or her will. An individual can also face kidnapping charges if he or she confines an individual to one controlled space. Kidnapping is a violation of federal criminal law, and those who face charges of kidnapping can also face serious penalties. Therefore, these types of charges should be taken very seriously. In addition, it is always helpful to seek out an attorney who will be an advocate and put forward a rigorous defense.

A Missouri man is facing kidnapping charges for allegedly taking a 5-year-old girl …

Man faces serious charges after alleged attempted robbery and kidnapping

On behalf of The Marks Law Firm, L.L.C. posted in Federal Crimes on Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Under Missouri law, the consequences for committing a crime can be very severe. A conviction for the violation of a federal criminal law can often bring with it more serious penalties than the violation of a state law. However, everyone has rights that must be upheld. Someone who is accused of committing a crime deserves the appropriate treatment and a strong criminal defense.

A recent Missouri case involving a kidnapping and attempted robbery has left one man facing serious accusations. The 26-year-old man involved in the case has been charged with first-degree attempted robbery, two counts of armed criminal action, one count of first-degree assault and two …