One of the reasons why this is a great nation is that the right to due process includes life, liberty, and property. During civil litigation, the issue can usually be boiled down to damages, which equate to a dollar amount in a settlement or verdict. In criminal law, the penalty can include loss of freedom, and sometimes loss of life.
The rights of the accused are important to us. Please do not hesitate to contact us today if someone you know has been accused of a crime.