yates defends virginia beach teen accused of terrorism
Two Virginia Beach Teens Arrested and Charged with Conspiracy to Commit
an Act of Terrorism
On Saturday, June 9, 2018, 2 Virginia Beach teens were ar
successful criminal defense case results
Our attorney, George Holton Yates, has extensive experience in the criminal defense field. His passion for defending the rights of the accused, along
was your home rightfully searched?
Police have been trained to execute their actions with confidence and directness in order to maintain the appearance of their authority. Because of th
what is entrapment?
Entrapment can be used as a legal defense against criminal charges. Entrapment usually occurs when a police officer uses coercion as a tactic to get
pants-on-fire defense attorney withdraws from arson case
Early this March, a criminal defense attorney was making his closing argument when his pants caught fire—literally. The attorney, Stephen Gutierrez
why you should hire a lawyer even if you think you’re guilty
The world of law can be incredibly complicated, which is part of why attorneys are necessary. The wording of the law can be detailed and complex, an
the differences between a misdemeanor and a felony
The difference between a misdemeanor charge and a felony charge can have a significant impact on the sentence you would be facing. In Virginia,
what are deportable offenses?
All immigrants, including those who have green cards, can be deported for violating U.S. immigration laws. It isn’t uncommon for immigrants to be