Olathe Hate Crime Attorney
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A hate crime is any criminal act against a person or property that is incurred
due to legal protected statuses and prejudices against them. Some statuses
that are often involved in hate crimes include:
- Sexual orientation
As the term hate crime is actually somewhat generalized, it is important
to understand that many forms of crime can actually be attributed to it.
Common forms of hate crimes include:
Have you been accused of a hate crime?
Contact an Olathe criminal defense attorney from Martin & Wallentine, LLC right now!
Penalties for Hate Crimes Can Last a Lifetime
Penalties connected with a hate crime conviction vary depending on different
factors. Are there any prior convictions? Was the defendant on parole
or probation at the time of the incident? Emotions can run high in a community
where a hate crime has occurred, and as a result, the courts may be swayed
by public sentiment. A conviction can mean a prison sentence and hefty
fines, as well as a strong social stigma.
Rely on a Legal Team You Can Trust
At our law firm, our Johnson County criminal defense lawyers understand
that you deserve to be represented in court fairly. Biases from society
cannot be allowed to destroy your reputation. With years of experience
helping the people of eastern Kansas, our firm has earned numerous awards
and accolades, including an A+ Rating from the
Better Business Bureau and membership to the
Kansas Bar Association.
contact us, a knowledgeable lawyer will be able to advise you as to how serious your
charges are, the possible penalties, and what your best defense strategy
should be. Let us start fighting for your rights and your future today
by scheduling your
free case evaluation.