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2020 FAQs About Gun Laws in Nevada

Published May 19, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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With some new changes coming to Nevada’s gun laws in 2020, we are answering some frequently asked questions about firearms laws in the state.     How Are Nevada’s Gun Laws Changing in 2020? Beginning on Jan. 1, 2020, an...

Domestic Battery Cases Increase During COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place

Published April 23, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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We are living in unprecedented and uncertain times. The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic has had enormous consequences on daily life, closing nightlife and recreation even in the nation’s entertainment capital. Las Vegas has been severely affected. With The Strip closed, many...

Vegas DUI/Sobriety Checkpoints

Published April 1, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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It’s no surprise that many people who visit or live in Las Vegas like to take advantage of all the city has to offer. They eat. They gamble. They drink.  That last point can be a problem when the person...

Adras & Altig, Attorneys at Law Offering $1,500 Off Misdemeanor Case Legal Fees

Published March 20, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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Many people in Nevada’s tourist industry are suddenly out of work and facing financial stress since the Nevada governor ordered the closure of hotels, casinos and non-essential businesses in Las Vegas for 30 days to prevent the spread of the...

Get Started on Your Criminal Defense Case, Remotely

Published March 16, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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Concerned About Coronavirus? You Don’t Need to Leave the House to Meet with Our Lawyers. We all have a duty to keep ourselves, our families, our neighbors, and our communities safe right now. This means temporarily reshaping the way we...

Understanding the Impact of Drug Abuse

Published March 11, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
A woman struggling with drug addiction in Vegas

Drug abuse is the use of illicit drugs, such as cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, or others prohibited for use by the Uniform Controlled Substances Act. It can also include the use of prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) drugs for purposes other than...

Life After a DUI in Vegas

Published February 26, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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A first-time DUI offense is punishable in Nevada by fines, mandatory DUI education, license revocation, and even jail time in some instances. A DUI arrest can impact your life in many ways, but you have the right to a legal...

Difference Between Domestic Violence and Domestic Battery in Nevada

Published January 15, 2020 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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Domestic violence is a broad term we often hear in descriptions of fights between spouses and other family members. But when Las Vegas police make an arrest after a fight or another incident involving family members in Nevada, the individual...

Alternative Sentences: Can First-Time Offenders Avoid Jail?

Published December 4, 2019 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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Being arrested doesn’t mean you are guilty or that you will go to jail. As criminal defense attorneys in Las Vegas, we continually remind clients that there are alternative sentences available to help many of them avoid jail time, especially...

Verbal Abuse: Is It Considered Domestic Violence?

Published October 25, 2019 by ADRAS & ALTIG, Attorneys at Law
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Many fights among couples and other family members never go beyond shouting. But some people who our domestic violence defense attorneys represent are surprised that they have been arrested for spousal, child or elder abuse without ever laying a hand...

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