In DC, you may be charged with a federal crime. This would lead you to face charges in the Federal Court rather than DC Superior Court. In many federal cases, one big issue is bond: the question becomes, should the defendant be held without bond or should he/she be released with certain conditions imposed (e.g., GPS monitoring, home confinements, curfews, etc.).
Cases in federal court often involve lengthy investigations and they are more complex. They usually involve agencies such as the FBI or the DEA and involve wiretaps, recorded phone calls, and voluminous evidence. This is why it is so important to consult a federal criminal defense attorney.
Types of Federal Cases include:
If you have been charged with any kind of federal crime, call us now! With an experienced criminal attorney by your side, Wagner PLLC will fight for you.