Penalties for Possession of Cocaine in Nevada

By The Law Offices of Karen A. Connolly | August 22, 2014 | Criminal Law

The strict penalties for people convicted of possessing cocaine in Clark County stand in stark contrast to Las Vegas’s reputation as “Sin City.” A conviction for possession of cocaine in Nevada carries a potential prison term and the possibility of high fines. If you have been charged with a cocaine-related offense in Clark County, Nevada, […]

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How Social Media Can Impact Your Divorce, Child Custody, or Child Support Case

By The Law Offices of Karen A. Connolly | June 3, 2014 | Family Law

In recent years, it has become common practice to use evidence gathered from social media websites in all types of family law cases. Evidence from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, dating websites, and blogs is now routinely used in divorce, alimony, child support, child custody, and visitation cases. Sometimes, this type of evidence is introduced in […]

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Karen A. Connolly Secures Reversal of Murder Conviction

By The Law Offices of Karen A. Connolly | April 22, 2014 | Press Releases

Karen A. Connolly has secured the reversal of a first-degree murder conviction of a father who claims that he accidentally shot his wife, the mother of his child. In a thoughtful and persuasive opinion issued last month, the Honorable District Judge Abbi Silver of the Eighth Judicial District Court determined that Mauricio Melendez was denied […]

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