Drug possession criminal charges are extremely serious, as a conviction could result in community service, fines, probation and/or a long prison sentence.
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Drug charges in New York are not unbeatable. As it turns out, some of them do not have the merit that police and prosecutors think they have when they are levied. One recent case is showing the limits of field tests for narcotics and other illicit substances limited or prohibited by New York law.
You've probably seen the public service announcements on television. One family member goes to the doctor and receives a prescription for what ails them. That individual discontinues the use of the medication before they've finished the bottle. Another family member gets hurt, and instead of going to the doctor, decides to open up the medicine cabinet and take whatever is in there. You should know that taking a medication without it being prescribed to you is illegal.
Drug offenses are divided up into two distinct categories in the state of New York. There are marijuana-related crimes and then ones involving any other controlled substance.
Drug charges can change your life in an instant. You may go from living a normal life to finding yourself facing serious charges and being taken to the police station while under arrest.
Drug charges have the potential to be devastating to your life. It can be extremely frustrating when those charges shouldn't have been filed to begin with.
New York’s WNBC recently reported that federal Drug Enforcement Administration agents arrested several alleged members of a street gang called G-Shine Bloods.
There are reportedly “reservoirs of records” on NYPD databases that one national publication notes city cops and other investigators “shouldn’t be able to see.”
Back in the day, it was a short trip from Kew Gardens to Shea Stadium in order to see the New York Mets play. One of the best and brightest reasons to make the jaunt in the 1980s was Dwight “Doc” Gooden. Along with slugger Darryl Strawberry, Gooden led a Mets resurgence that culminated in their seven-game World Series triumph over the Boston Red Sox in 1986.
Here’s a quick and common response from individuals in New York City and across the state and remainder of the country to the above-posed blog headline: I don’t know why.