Drug Charges

More than a dozen arrested in drug sweep

In North Carolina and elsewhere, authorities are charged with keeping their communities safe and free from criminal activity. One of the areas law enforcement officials focus on is the possession, manufacturing and distribution of illegal drugs. A recent drug sting...

What to expect from federal drug charges

If you or someone you know has an upcoming federal criminal trial, you might be stressed out and worried, and you might have a lot of questions. What is the difference between state and federal charges? What can you expect from the criminal defense process? The...

How could fentanyl affect a DUI case?

A drunk driving charge has the potential to change a person’s life through various penalties that may include time behind bars, expensive fines and more. There are certain factors that could exacerbate the serious nature of DUI penalties, including driving while in...

Toy gun seized in North Carolina drug bust

When North Carolina police search a residence, automobile or person, they may confiscate items they suspect are evidence of a crime. In a recent alleged drug bust, police seized an unusual item. They later said that such items are not necessarily illegal for people to...

Marijuana and criminal law in North Carolina

In the United States, laws around the use of cannabis can vary from state to state. Those who are unclear about the rules around possession, sale and trafficking of this substance between states could put themselves at risk, especially if they make assumptions. Here...

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