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Mirriam Seddiq’s Advocacy for Muslim Ban Detainees Featured By VA Attorney General Mark Herring

The team at Seddiq Law is honored to share that founding attorney Mirriam Seddiq has recently been spotlighted by Mark Herring, Attorney General of Virginia, for her advocacy work in assisting those whose lives had been upended by the Trump Administration’s 2017...

Muslim Ban Lifted! Mirriam Seddiq interviewed by WAMU

It has been almost four years to the day that Mirriam Seddiq and Justin Eisele rushed to the Dulles Airport to assist those in the grip of the bigoted Muslim Ban.. UPDATE: It is over, Muslim Ban Lifted!As a founding member of Dulles Justice, Mirriam served as an early...

January 2020 In like a lion and out like a lamb heading to slaughter.

2020 started with a bang - sort of. Talk of a new virus was overwhelmed by the impeachment --- trial? --- of Donald J. Trump, 45th President of the United States. My own personal opinion is we also just didn't believe the pandemic would affect us, after all we made it...

February 2020 The #MeToo Movement: More than a Hashtag.

In 2006, a Black woman named Tarana Burke founded the Me Too movement. She moved quietly in underprivileged communities where her activism was most needed. In 2017, Alyssa Milano, in response to a New York Times article detailing decades of sexual assault and...

Proffer Letter: 3 Critical Steps Before Talking to the Feds

If you face charges in federal court, inevitably a assistant us attorney will ask you to consider signing a proffer letter and to begin cooperating with them in an investigation. What is a proffer letter? The Wikipedia entry for proffer letter states:In U.S. criminal...

Maryland Inmate Search: 3 Easy Ways to Access Information.

Lawyers, clients, and family of clients all use the Maryland Inmate Search tool. If you are trying to get more information, here are three places to look.The Maryland Department of Corrections Maryland Inmate Search ToolThe Maryland Department of Corrections has an...

Maryland Compassionate Release: 3 Keys to Opportunities for Success.

Our attorneys, Mirriam Seddiq and Justin Eisele, are handling many Maryland Compassionate Release cases. We think there are three things that you should know about if you or a loved one are thinking about applying for Maryland Compassionate Release. Maryland...

Federal Compassionate Release: There is Hope! 3 Reasons You Must Act Now.

Federal Compassionate Release is a HUGE area of litigation right now. Without getting into too much detail, the federal compassionate release program has been around for years and years. Why have we not heard that much about it? Because, until recently, the BOP has...

Maryland Criminal Lawyer: 3 Reasons You Should Hire Now.

The world is finding out what most of us already knew: the American criminal justice is corrupt and broken. If you or a loved one are being investigated or facing charges already, you must hire a Maryland Criminal Lawyer. Our lawyers have over 35 years of experience....

Former Prosecutor Joseph Cassilly Cheated, Alleges Bar Counsel: 5 Startling Allegations of Misconduct.

Prosecutors who cheat are in less danger than a white male homicide suspect in a foot chase with the police. That being said, prosecutor Joseph Cassilly is in trouble. Prosecutors can slide on a lot but telling lies to the Court is a direct ticket to Troubletown....

Maryland Case Search is a Great Tool!

Once of the great uses of technology has been to allow the public to have at least some information available to them via the internet. Free to anyone is Maryland case search. There you can see some basic, but important, information about your case. You can review...

Removal From Sex Offender Registry: 3 Things to Know.

When you plead guilty to a sexual-related offense there is almost always an additional sex offender registration required. Every state is different and there are even federal laws that are involved. It is impossible to make a comprehensive post about this issue. What...

Naturalization Lawyer Maryland- 3 Critical Things to Know.

Don't Put Your Fate in the Hands of Those Who Are Anti-Immigrant. A Naturalization Lawyer Maryland Can Help. Are you looking for a naturalization lawyer Maryland? If the past four years has taught us anything is that there are no guarantees in the United States of...

Must Appear and Payable Tickets in Maryland

Must Appear and Payable. These are the two types of traffic tickets you can get in the state of Maryland. Let's start with the more serious "must appear tickets." What kind of ticket is a must appear? It is fairly intuitive. Must appear are the more serious offenses...

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Maryland Three-Judge Review of Criminal Sentence

Maryland offers a very unique opportunity for those who are given criminal sentences they believe are unjust. If a person is sentenced to a sentence that they feel is unfair, and a few other factors are present, then that person can appeal their sentence to a...

Maryland Theft Immigration Consequences

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the federal appeals circuit that includes Maryland, has ruled that theft convictions are not crimes involving moral turpitude (CIMT). The ruling can be found here. Without getting into the immigration consequences of an (CIMT),...

Maryland Drug Possession Charges- Drugs in My Car!

We have many clients who come to us completely frustrated. They get pulled over, or get pulled over while driving in another person's car, and get in trouble for either guns or drugs that are not even theirs. Maryland prosecutors are very aggressive in charging...