Iowa City Fake ID Lawyer
Serving Cedar Rapids, Davenport & All of Eastern Iowa
A fake ID may appear to be incredibly desirable because it can help an individual get what he or she otherwise could not obtain. However, the consequences of getting caught can be quite drastic. A conviction could even affect a person’s educational or professional goals.
If you or your child have been charged with a fake ID crime in Iowa City, the time to act is now. Contact our experienced criminal defense lawyer at Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger right away to learn about your legal options. When you hire our firm, you can be confident that you have a team of knowledgeable and aggressive litigators on your side that always has your best interest in mind.
Fake IDs in Iowa City
In Iowa possessing a fake ID is a serious misdemeanor crime that could result in severe penalties. Possible consequences include up to a year in jail, a fine of up to $2,560, driver’s license suspension, and higher insurance premiums.
Since 1992 our firm has defended against all kinds of fake ID charges, including:
- Falsification of public documents
- Falsification of driver’s licenses, nonoperator’s identification cards, or forms
- Use of an ID by an underage person to purchase alcohol
- Use of an ID by an underage individual to obtain cigarettes or tobacco products
- Unlawful use of a driver’s license or nonoperator’s identification card
Whatever charge you are facing, our Iowa City college criminal defense lawyers can help you build an aggressive defense strategy that could reduce or dismiss your charges.
Protect Your Rights Today
At Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger, we understand that young adults make mistakes. Our Iowa City fake ID attorneys are committed to giving them the second chance they deserve.
If you or your loved one is facing a fake ID charge, call (319) 499-5524 now for qualified legal help.
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Case Dismissed Federal Crimes
The defendant was charged with an immigration offense. Through substantial litigation, the defendant was released from jail. As a result of administrative proceedings, the Government was unable to bring the defendant to trial. The case was subsequently dismissed with prejudice on speedy trial grounds following counsel's motion to dismiss.
Southern District of Iowa 3:18-cr-00062.
Charge Dismissed Drug Crimes
Scott County case FECR409878, controlled substance violation. Charge dismissed after suppression of illegal search and evidence derived from said search, as well as suppression of evidence following prolonged detention of the Defendant without sufficient legal basis.
Acquitted of Multiple Forcible Felonies Federal Crimes
Client found not guilty of all charges, including Sex Abuse in the 2nd Degree and Burglary in the 1st Degree, following a week-long jury trial in Cedar County case FECR026469.
No Suspension of Driving Privileges OWI/DUI
Defendant was involved in an ATV accident in which injuries occurred. The defendant relied on his CDL for employment. He was taken to the hospital and law enforcement obtained a warrant for the defendant's blood. He was charged with an OWI. After significant negotiations, the defendant was able to plead to public intoxication with no suspension of his driving privileges.
Charges Reduced, No Incarceration Imposed Federal Crimes
Muscatine County FECR056673. Vehicular Homicide was reduced to Involuntary Manslaughter. Total sentence was suspended.
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