Categories for Federal Criminal Procedure

Federal Supervised Release

Federal supervised release is a term of government supervision that occurs after a defendant is released from federal prison.

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Duress Defense

Duress is an affirmative defense. It allows a defendant to avoid criminal liability if he or she is threatened or forced into committing a crime.

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Federal Drug Offenses

Federal drug crimes carry serious penalties. San Antonio Criminal Defense Attorney Genaro Cortez writes about drug crimes and defenses.

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Consent Searches

Consent Searches allow police to search without probable cause. San Antonio Criminal Defense Attorney Genaro Cortez writes about this exception and what to know if this occurs in your case.

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