Blog Posts in 2015

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  • Drug Crimes: Penalties for Buying vs. Selling
    Drug Crimes: Penalties for Buying vs. Selling

    In the state of Pennsylvania, both buying and selling drugs are criminal offenses. Aside from legal prescription use and sale, controlled dangerous substances (CDS) such as marijuana , cocaine , LSD, ...

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  • Marcellus Shale Drilling Causes Rise in Industrial Accidents
    Marcellus Shale Drilling Causes Rise in Industrial Accidents

    While fracking efforts in the Marcellus Shale region have created a number of jobs for the surrounding area, the rise in drilling accidents has been an unfortunate and unintended side effect. Since ...

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  • 5 of the Most Common Internet Crimes
    5 of the Most Common Internet Crimes

    These days, it seems that the internet is everything. From smart phones to tablets, we access the web more often now than ever before and while it certainly has its perks, the internet is also a ...

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  • I Wasn't Read My Miranda Rights - Will My Case be Thrown Out?
    I Wasn't Read My Miranda Rights - Will My Case be Thrown Out?

    Miranda rights are reminiscent of old detective shows, but they still have value in today’s day and age. First established in 1966, the Miranda warning requires police officers to inform suspects of ...

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  • The Effects of Being Convicted of Domestic Violence
    The Effects of Being Convicted of Domestic Violence

    Domestic violence is an act that occurs between family or household members, intimate partners, or individuals who have a child together. Punished as a serious crime, those convicted of domestic ...

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