Month: December 2021

The Case of Congressman Fortenberry

- Posted on 12/17/21

Representing Individuals in Federal Investigations is not for Amateurs: The Case of Congressman Fortenberry By Dennis E. Boyle I recently came across a commentary about Jeff Fortenberry, a Republican Congressman from Nebraska who is charged with making a false statement to FBI agents concerning the source of campaign contributions he received.  The thrust of the

Expunged & Sealed Records in Background Checks

- Posted on 12/02/21

Having a criminal history of any kind can be a significant barrier to many normal aspects of our lives, particularly employment and housing. If you’re applying for a job or are trying to rent a house, it’s almost guaranteed that a background check is going to be conducted. Imagine your surprise when records that you