Penalties for Simple Assault in Pennsylvania

In the past, if a heated argument turned into a physical altercation, the two individuals might get into a fist fight, dust themselves off and shake hands. These days, whenever an argument becomes physical, it could mean that both parties receive a one-way ticket to jail, not to mention thousands in fines. Generally, if someone … Continued

Client’s Family Shows Overwhelming Gratitude

Hearing the words “not guilty” spoken by a jury at the end of a trial is one of the most exhilarating experiences for a criminal defense attorney. Seeing the joy and relief on the face of the client and their family, however, can be just as fulfilling. Attorney Jonathan Crisp has recently experienced overwhelming gratitude … Continued

Penn Man Arrested for Violating Probation

A 23 year old man, J.B., is back behind bars after he was found drunk on a park bench, a violation of his probation. J.B. was convicted of aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault in 2011 because he sexually assaulted two sleeping women. The man pleaded guilty to these charges, admitting that he knew they … Continued