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Pennsylvania Law Enforcement Will be on the Lookout for Drunk Drivers This Summer

By |April 1st, 2019|DUI|

More drunk drivers hit the road during the summer months than any other time of year. According to BACtrack, a company that sells breathalyzers and alcohol monitoring phone apps, “[n]ine of the 10 deadliest days [...]

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in Philadelphia, PA

By |March 1st, 2019|Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, Drug Possession Charges|

Unlike some other states, possession of drug paraphernalia is a crime in Pennsylvania. A single possession charge carries the potential for a $2,500 fine and up to a year in jail, and some Philadelphia police [...]

What Constitutes Search and Seizure in Pennsylvania?

By |February 1st, 2019|Criminal Defense|

Under the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, the police are prohibited from conducting a search and seizure without “probable cause.” If you were subjected to an unconstitutional search and seizure, this violation of your [...]

Can the Police Search Your Cell Phone in Pennsylvania?

By |December 14th, 2018|Criminal Defense|

Your cell phone contains a wealth of information about you. From your call logs and text conversations to your search history and geographic location, your cell phone almost certainly contains more information than anything else [...]

Understanding Pennsylvania’s Drug Possession Laws

By |November 26th, 2018|Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses|

Pennsylvania’s drug possession laws are often difficult to navigate. Whether you’re in possession of illegal substances or drug paraphernalia, you can be charged with several offenses, and these offenses are charged differently and graded differently [...]