Drugged Driving in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania, along with many other states throughout the country, feel very strongly about driving under the influence. Not only does Pennsylvania hold drivers accountable for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, they also hold drivers accountable when they are impaired by controlled substances. Drug use in Pennsylvania is a major issue, as […]

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Which crimes cannot be expunged?

When an individual is convicted of a crime, they will face the consequences for years down the road, well after they have served the time sentenced by the criminal court. Having a criminal record can have serious impacts on the individual’s potential to get the housing they want, the jobs they want, and even have […]

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Shoplifting Crimes in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania takes shoplifting from retail stores very seriously. Those who do commit these crimes will be held accountable for breaking the law and may even feel the repercussions for years after the incident. It is important to note that retail theft has different consequences than other forms of theft, although the penalties are still serious. […]

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Pennsylvania’s First 6 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Open

Last week, Pennsylvania opened its first six medical marijuana dispensaries. It is important to make sure individuals who are eligible for medical marijuana are aware of their rights and their restrictions when it comes to this advance in state marijuana laws. Though many other states throughout the country are moving towards recreational marijuana legalization, that […]

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Eagles Win Brings Chaos to Philly Streets

Last night, the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New England Patriots in Superbowl LII. With that victory came massive celebrations throughout the city of Philadelphia and across the state of Pennsylvania. However, that really just meant that Philadelphia police were busier than ever as some Eagles fans got a little too excited about the win. There […]

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Superbowl Weekend DUI Warnings

Any Superbowl Sunday is a big party day for people across the country but this time, the Eagles are playing and that means some of the biggest parties will be in Pennsylvania. As fun as this upcoming Sunday will be for residents of Pennsylvania, it is also important to remember that law enforcement will be […]

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Philadelphia Announces Safe Injection Sites

Pennsylvania just recently declared that there is a major opioid crisis taking place in the state, like there is in many other places across the United States. In 2017, there were about 1,200 overdose-related deaths in Philadelphia alone. In response to these astonishing numbers, the city of Philadelphia announced that they will support the opening […]

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