You know that moment of panic when you see flashing lights in your rear view mirror? As you silently pray that it’s not you the police want to pull over, you’re having a universal experience, because everyone has skirted traffic laws now and then. We speed up rather than slow down for yellow lights, or roll past a stop sign rather than come to a full stop. And because we get away with these minor traffic violations so often, they become habits—and not good ones.

There are also times when you shouldn’t be [...]

One of the American values that we hold dear is the freedom of speech, as well as expression of that freedom. There are many who valiantly spend a lifetime pursuing passions that they hold dear. In some cases, experiencing this freedom is defined as “activism.” According to Merriam-Webster online dictionary, the definition of activism is “a doctrine or practice that emphasizes direct vigorous action especially in support of or opposition to one side of a controversial issue.”

 

This past week, in what appeared to be an act of such a passion, a [...]

The cost of prescriptions is through the roof, even with insurance. So it can be tempting to seize a bargain anywhere you can get it. Unfortunately, if prescription costs seem too good to be true, chances are that they are. Most of the so-called prescription bargains are to be found online; however, as with any Internet transaction, you should exercise extreme caution when ordering drugs on the computer.

This is especially the case in light of a June announcement by the FDA that they were making a pharmaceutical crackdown and had already shut [...]

If you are facing a marijuana possession charge, you will want to make sure that you have the best legal defense team possible. Even a minor possession charge can have serious consequences in the state of North Carolina, so you will want to mount a defense that will help you to avoid any future repercussions. One of the most important questions that your criminal lawyer in High Point will want to have answered is whether the police had sufficient cause to search for the marijuana in the first place, and if so, did [...]

You were just running an errand and didn’t know how heavy your foot was on the pedal. This is your first time to be stopped—and you got a ticket. Or, you know you habitually run afoul of the traffic cops, and you have a sheath of tickets to your name. The next one will for sure lose you your license. Whether first time or multiple times, you don’t want to be like the Greensboro-area motorcyclist stopped for clocking 76 mph in a 50-mph zone, only to have had suspected marijuana found on his [...]