Painkillers After an Accident Can Get You Arrested?

Painkillers After an Accident Can Get You Arrested?

Painkillers After an Accident Can Get You Arrested?

Have you ever been injured in an accident and were given a prescription for Hydrocodone, Oxycontin, Darvocet, or Percocet or any another pain killer? You...

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New Florida Drug Scheduling Laws Target Synthetics

New Florida Drug Scheduling Laws Target Synthetics

Synthetic drugs such as bath salts, K2, spice, incense and potpourri have been gaining popularity in recent years. Authorities have responded by cracking down on...

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“Hunch” Not Enough to Support Orlando Police Swab Test of Driver

“Hunch” Not Enough to Support Orlando Police Swab Test of Driver

An Orlando police officer recently used a Q-Tip to test a motorist for drugs based solely on the hunch that the man had drugs. An internal...

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Florida Attorney General issues order banning more synthetic drugs

Florida Attorney General issues order banning more synthetic drugs

Authorities across the country, and particularly in Florida, have begun to devote a great deal of energy and resources to cracking down on what they...

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DUI on Prescribed Drugs?

DUI on Prescribed Drugs?

Many who use prescription medications legally to manage chronic pain and discomfort or who use prescriptions to get high wonder about the consequences of being...

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4 Myths About Florida Criminal Charges

4 Myths About Florida Criminal Charges

The general knowledge that people have about criminal law tends to come from popular television shows and movies. While the information is excellent for the...

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Can I Face Both State and Federal Charges for the Same Crime?

Can I Face Both State and Federal Charges for the Same Crime?

In the U.S., each state is a separate sovereign entity with its own constitution, laws, governments, and courts. This allows each state the power to...

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Are Drug Dog Sniff Searches a Violation of the Fourth Amendment?

Are Drug Dog Sniff Searches a Violation of the Fourth Amendment?

Drug dog sniff searches are one of the common tactics employed by law enforcement officers to detect contraband. Unless the situation warrants an emergency search,...

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Orlando Police Department Arrests More than 50 Alleged Drug Dealers 

Orlando Police Department Arrests More than 50 Alleged Drug Dealers 

In June, the Orlando police department arrested 53 fentanyl dealers after a 9-month investigation that officers dubbed “Operation Good Call.” Nine of the arrests were...

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Why Cannabis “Sniff Tests” Don’t Work for Police Anymore

Why Cannabis “Sniff Tests” Don’t Work for Police Anymore

You may be familiar with the idea of probable cause, which states that an officer of the law must have reasonable suspicion that a crime...

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Painkillers After an Accident Can Get You Arrested?
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