Blog Posts in July, 2019

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  • Can You Smoke Marijuana Before Driving?
    Can You Smoke Marijuana Before Driving?

    Are you allowed to smoke marijuana then drive? While it will always be illegal to smoke while you drive, the answer on smoking then driving is unfortunately more complicated than yes or no. With the ...

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  • Closing the Divide between the Forensic Scientists and Defense Attorneys
    Closing the Divide between the Forensic Scientists and Defense Attorneys

    The Michigan State Police Forensic Science Division is responsible for testing blood samples for the presence and quantification of alcohol and/or controlled substances for all DUI prosecutions in the ...

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  • Can Men be Victims of Domestic Violence?
    Can Men be Victims of Domestic Violence?

    Yes, men can be victims of domestic violence When you hear domestic violence, the first thing that comes to mind is most likely a man physically abusing a woman. Domestic violence is often portrayed ...

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  • Types of Personal Protection Orders in Michigan
    Types of Personal Protection Orders in Michigan

    What is a Personal Protection Order? A Personal Protection Order, or PPO, is s court order designed to protect one person by restraining another from certain behavior, such as physical violence, ...

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  • What is a Controlled Substance?
    What is a Controlled Substance?

    Generally, they refer to substances that are tightly controlled by the United States government. This is because they have a high potential for addiction or dependence. They include common ...

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  • How to Get a DUI Dropped to Reckless Driving
    How to Get a DUI Dropped to Reckless Driving

    In addition to possible jail time, probation, fines and costs, the collateral consequences of a DUI can be severe. Some examples of collateral consequences include: Loss of professional licensing, ...

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