Defending Against Embezzlement Charges

The word “embezzlement” tends to conjure up images of unscrupulous businessmen siphoning off company funds into their own private accounts, probably in part because the word is frequently thrown around in coverage of corporate theft cases.  But embezzlement isn’t actually a crime in Arizona. Here, it’s just a fancy word for “stealing.”...

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Will I Go to Jail for Selling Prescription Drugs?

Many people mistakenly believe that prescription drugs are safe simply because they can be purchased legally and are labeled as medicine.  That belief can lead to a belief that selling prescription drugs is not a serious crime.  The State of Arizona strenuously disagrees with that position, and has established laws that include jail time...

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