Raleigh Sex Offense Attorney Shares Concerns Over New Law that Could Convict Teens for Sexting

Sexting, or sending sexually-explicit text messages, may seem exciting for many teenagers even though most are unaware of the potential consequences. Recently, the House of Representatives passed a new bill that adds major new stipulations to the current law on sex-related crimes. As far as the laws on child pornography are concerned, sending, trading and … Continue reading Raleigh Sex Offense Attorney Shares Concerns Over New Law that Could Convict Teens for Sexting

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Raleigh Drug Attorney Warns Against Voluntary Police Encounters

A North Carolina man unwittingly exposed himself as a major grower of opium poppy plants when he confessed to law enforcement officials when they came knocking on his front door. According to the Washington Post, Catawba County resident Cody Xiong thought the investigator was coming for his heroin-producing plants-as much as $500 million worth. Exactly … Continue reading Raleigh Drug Attorney Warns Against Voluntary Police Encounters

How Could Tiger Woods be Arrested for DUI When He Wasn’t Drunk? Raleigh DWI Lawyer Explains

Most people think that you can only be charged with DWI if you were caught driving while intoxicated with alcohol. What they fail to realize, however, is that the cause of the “intoxication” can include any number of over-the-counter medication. This was the lesson learned from Tiger Woods’ recent run-in with the law. According to reports, the … Continue reading How Could Tiger Woods be Arrested for DUI When He Wasn’t Drunk? Raleigh DWI Lawyer Explains

Foster Parents and Adoption—A Great Opportunity According to This Raleigh Family Attorney

In California, a 32-year-old woman woke up one day to find that she had become the mother of five little girls. No, they did not appear out of nowhere, and no, it did not necessarily happen overnight. The case of Lacey Dunkin is an admirable one because she took a chance by accepting the responsibility … Continue reading Foster Parents and Adoption—A Great Opportunity According to This Raleigh Family Attorney

Raleigh Criminal Attorneys Share Insights into Children Accused of Sex Crimes

  When she was 10 years old, Charla Roberts pulled down the pants of an elementary school classmate. It was a childish prank – but it landed her on the state’s sex offender registry after being prosecuted for “indecency with a child.” Roberts’ name stayed on the list until her early 20s. Even after it … Continue reading Raleigh Criminal Attorneys Share Insights into Children Accused of Sex Crimes

Will North Carolina Legalize Medical Marijuana? Raleigh Drug Lawyers Discuss the Issue

  According to poll results released in May 2017, 80% of North Carolinians want medical marijuana legalized. Support was strong from both sides of the political fence, with 83% of Democrats and 73% of Republicans approving of the idea. Millennials – individuals born in 1981 or later – were its staunchest supporters at 65%. The … Continue reading Will North Carolina Legalize Medical Marijuana? Raleigh Drug Lawyers Discuss the Issue

Raleigh DWI Lawyer Reacts to Firing of County Employee Found Guilty of DWI

  A New Hanover county employee made the news in recent weeks after being charged with driving while impaired (DWI). In this case, it was not his DWI charge that was newsworthy, but other incidents following his arrest. According to WECT 6, the county employee “misrepresented facts” about his arrest to his employers and “failed … Continue reading Raleigh DWI Lawyer Reacts to Firing of County Employee Found Guilty of DWI