Blog Posts in 2011

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  • Recent Federal and State Crackdowns on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
    Recent Federal and State Crackdowns on Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

    In 1996 the State of California was the first to legalize medical marijuana in this country. Since then, 16 states, including the District of Columbia and Michigan have followed enacting similar ...

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  • Driving and Medical Marijuana in Michigan
    Driving and Medical Marijuana in Michigan

    Our society is experiencing a rising prevalence of driving under the influence of illegal and medicinal drugs. It has been written that one in three motor vehicle fatalities with known drug test ...

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  • Choosing your OWI Attorney
    Choosing your OWI Attorney

    A drinking and driving charge is overwhelming. It is difficult to understand the process and what to do next. The best advice is to retain a qualified attorney about how to proceed. But, the problem ...

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  • Does a passenger have to get out of the vehicle when pulled over?
    Does a passenger have to get out of the vehicle when pulled over?

    When pulled over, cooperate, even if you think it’s wrong If the officer asks for identification, provide it if you have it. Lying to an officer about your identity, like when you think you may have a ...

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  • Commit a criminal offense between the ages of 17 and 24? There is some relief...
    Commit a criminal offense between the ages of 17 and 24? There is some relief...

    There is some relief for people who have committed crimes when they were between the ages of 17 and 24. This relief is set out in the Holmes Youthful Trainee Act. The Holmes Youthful Trainee Act ...

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  • Is Michigan Better off without Medical Marijuana Dispensaries?
    Is Michigan Better off without Medical Marijuana Dispensaries?

    Mlive.com posted a poll asking the public if Michigan can go without dispensaries. There was a recent Michigan Appeals Court decision that banned the sale of medical marijuana through dispensaries. ...

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