Sarissa Montague shares insight about a possible citizen’s arrest defense in connection to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer kidnapping case

Sarissa Montague Sarissa Montague shares insight about a possible citizen’s arrest defense in connection to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer kidnapping case MICHIGAN – Aug. 15, 2019 — Levine & Levine Attorney Sarissa Montague recently weighed in on the possibility of claiming a citizen’s arrest as a potential defense strategy tied to the Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer […]

Why legal representation is needed in today’s world

Sarissa Montague Why legal representation is needed in today’s world By: Sarissa Montague smontague@levine-levine.com MICHIGAN – Oct. 5, 2020 — I received a call the other day from the mother of a 17-year-old daughter who had been charged with trespassing, a misdemeanor crime. She and some friends were hanging out late at night on the property […]

Criminal Sexual Conduct — Is every touching a crime?

Randall Levine Criminal Sexual Conduct — Is every type of touching considered a crime? By: Randall Levine Randalllevine@levine-levine.com MICHIGAN – Aug. 13, 2020 — The Criminal Sexual Conduct (CSC) statute in Michigan identifies sexual touching as either second or fourth Degree CSC, which carries a penalty of 15 years imprisonment or up to two years […]

Anastase Markou tells media Lakeside Academy nurse arraigned in Cornelius Fredericks case ‘is not the person who restrained this young man’

Anastase Markou Anastase Markou tells media Lakeside Academy nurse in Cornelius Fredericks case ‘is not the person who restrained this young man’ KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN – July 6, 2020 — Anastase Markou, a criminal defense attorney at Levine & Levine, spoke with CNN, CBS This Morning, NBC News, Detroit Free Press, Indiana Gazette, CBS 62 Detroit and Fox17 […]

Randall Levine weighs in on dismissed case against former MSU president Lou Anna Simon

Randall Levine Randall Levine weighs in on dismissed case against former MSU president Lou Anna Simon MICHIGAN – May 14, 2020 — Levine & Levine Managing Partner Randall Levine was sought out by WWMT Channel 3 for his insight into the recent dismissal of criminal charges against former Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon. […]

Michigan Supreme Court adopts new discovery rule for criminal cases in district court

Randall Levine Michigan Supreme Court adopts new discovery rule for criminal cases in district court By: Randall Levine Randalllevine@levine-levine.com MICHIGAN – March 12, 2020 — The Michigan Supreme Court has adopted a rule which is likely to change the landscape for criminal defendants charged with misdemeanors and felonies before they are bound over to circuit […]