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Jail image-April blog post

Printed in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 11/1/18, Attorney Craig Mastantuono's opinion piece on the state of our prisons after twenty years of Tough on Crime laws. Baron Walker did his time and reformed. Wisconsin kept him locked up anyway. Inmates like Baron, subject to parole reviews, are not being released, and Wisconsin's so-called Truth in Sentencing Law is even worse, resulting ...

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Nigel Poor's The San Quentin Project - Milwaukee

We talk all the time about mass incarceration, but what does it look like? What goes on inside prison walls? What is life behind bars really like? Nigel Poor’s San Quentin Project comes to the Milwaukee Art Museum, which opens to the public on October 18th. Mastantuono & Coffee is proud to be the education sponsor of this important exhibition.

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Jail image-April blog post

We’ve talked about how to prepare and what to expect if you get sent to jail, but how do you avoid going to jail in the first place if you’re charged with a crime, especially if your case is a difficult one, the facts aren’t on your side, you’re caught, and a guilty finding is likely? The key is having ...

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OWI blog post

If you live in Wisconsin, you probably celebrate warm weather with a few drinks or a night on the town. We at Mastantuono & Coffee hope the good weather hasn’t led to any serious charges, such as a DUI/OWI, but we also know that mistakes happen. Read on to learn how to handle a drunk driving charge.

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