State law enforcement maintains a constant focus on drug trafficking in the Charlotte area and that diligence often results in arrests. According to WSOCTV, two men in north Charlotte were arrested as the result of this kind of thorough drug Continue reading
So you or a loved one has been charged with a drug crime in North Carolina. You’re probably feeling stressed, to say the least.
When the heat is on, a plea deal might seem the easiest route – too good Continue reading
The United States is changing its position on pot. Marijuana is still illegal at the federal level, but individual states are legalizing both medicinal and recreational marijuana use.
Ten states (and Washington D.C.) allow individuals to carry up to one Continue reading
Most of us have had to take a drug test at some point or another. You probably know, then, that even when there’s nothing to hide, awaiting results is a nerve-racking experience. After all, false positives do exist.
So, what Continue reading
About a decade before the “War on Drugs” really began sweeping the nation, Congress had already written into law a key piece of legislation which supported those efforts. Certain drug crimes – namely those associated with the crack cocaine epidemic Continue reading
When we hear the words “mandatory minimums,” most of us think of federal courts, which are notorious for strictly imposed and unreasonable mandatory minimum sentences for those convicted.
In fact, you might assume that if your case is prosecuted at Continue reading
The term “drug trafficking” conjures up images of hardened criminals and cartels, who make their living off of a life of crime. However, it’s common for individuals or small partnerships to face drug trafficking charges as well.
In fact, you Continue reading
When you are facing drug charges in North Carolina, you need a qualified attorney to help you fight back. Here are the most common defenses that are effective in helping those charged avoid stiff penalties.
The best way to figure Continue reading