Tag Archives: Drug Crimes

In a recent post on this blog, we discussed some of the online tactics used by police to track down individuals suspected of drug possession with intent to sell or intent to deliver. At our firm, we commonly hear questions … Continue reading

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There are several types of drug charges that a you may face if you are caught with illegal substances. Even if you are not selling drugs, you may be charged with intent to sell if you have a certain amount … Continue reading

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A Cook County judge had some stern words aimed at the state’s public health director regarding the Illinois medical marijuana pilot program. The judge was presiding over a lawsuit filed by an Iraq war veteran in response to the program’s … Continue reading

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In September 2015, Illinois passed the Heroin Crisis Act. Opiate addiction has become a national epidemic, with heroin fatalities tripling in the past five years. This epidemic has caused Illinois policy makers, law enforcement, and prosecutors to realize that drug … Continue reading

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The first two months of the Illinois medical marijuana program brought in over $1 million in sales, according to the program’s director Joseph Wright. The program was officially “opened” on November 9th, and sales by Illinois patients approved for the … Continue reading

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According to a report recently presented to the Illinois legislature, the average person who seeks a medical marijuana prescription from their physician is an older woman suffering from either cancer or fibromyalgia, and most likely resides somewhere in Cook County. … Continue reading

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As the federal and state lawmakers struggle with the debate on legalizing marijuana – especially in light of the number states that have passed medical marijuana laws – there is another plant that has been quietly, but quickly, become another … Continue reading

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