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Category: Drug Crimes

OWI Charge for Marijuana Use: Penalties & Defense

Are you wondering if marijuana use can affect you while you’re driving? Or if it can result in an OWI charge if you get in an accident? It turns out it can! At least, it can result in criminal charges

Michigan’s Worst Drug Law: The White Boy Rick Story

Last summer, Richard Wershe Jr. was finally released on parole in the State of Michigan after serving more than 29 years of a life sentence for a drug crime in the 80’s. He was released to a prison in Florida

Do We Have Drug Addiction All Wrong?

Recently, I came across an article about addiction that piqued my curiosity. I wanted to take a closer look in light of the current presidential administration is possibly re-starting the war on drugs. That war put so many behind bars

US Drug War Resumed? – What You Need to Know

The US war on drugs, previous to the Obama administration, was something of a fixed part of American culture in the 1980s and 90s and into the 2000s. Lawmakers and those running for public office wanted to take a tough

The Many Faces of a Drug Dealer

When you picture a drug dealer, what is the image that you have in mind? Does it look like a cop, a pharmacist, or how about a doctor? With the growing epidemic of prescription drug abuse, law enforcement is cracking

Drug Trafficking Charges in Michigan – Truth and Consequences

Drug Trafficking Real-Life Kingpin Narcos is a Netflix original series that has critics raving. The American crime thriller is a series based on the real-life drug kingpin, Pablo Escobar. The series follows Escobar’s rise and fall as he traffics drugs

Selling Illegal Prescription Drugs – Consequences and Penalties

Selling illegal prescription drugs has skyrocketed in the recent year. Drugs like Vicodin, Adderall, and Xanax are examples of prescription drugs that are being used for recreational uses rather than a medical need. Medical professionals and the law enforcement are

FBI, Detroit Police Departments Wage War on Drug Epidemic

Detroit’s drug epidemic “plagues our society and dampens the quality of life within our communities.” -James Craig, Detroit’s Chief of Police The FBI led raids this week in the Metro-Detroit area targeting heroin traffic and sales. There were 7 search

University of Michigan Enforces Drinking and Drug Policy

For many young adults, going away to college spells FREEDOM with a capital ‘F’. However, in the words of the wise Eleanor Roosevelt, “with freedom comes responsibility”. It’s no secret that college campuses, some more than others, have a reputation

Cloud Nine – The New Synthetic Drug and What You Need To Know

Do you have a teenager who goes to school in the Metro Detroit area? Have you seen a product for sale called Cloud Nine? It was almost two years ago when K2 became illegal almost overnight in the state of