In some cases, a search and seizure in McHenry can lead to drug possession charges. But, if you are facing such charges, was the search and seizure legal? Did the law enforcement officers follow protocol when they were combing through your car? If the search and seizure was not legal, then you might be able to successfully fight back against possession charges that resulted from the police officers' illegal act.
You have a concealed carry license. Your criminal record is largely clean, you legally purchased your carry gun and you follow all of the related laws. You've been doing this for the last 10 years.
Driving under the influence is against the law, but most people already know that. The problem that some people run into is not knowing that their holiday goodies contain more alcohol than they thought. With bowls of drinks mixed with vodka, rum and other alcohol, Halloween can become a dangerous holiday quickly.
Imagine driving home from your friend's house. You've been smoking marijuana, which isn't legal yet in Illinois. While marijuana is legal in other places, the only thing that matters is your own state laws.
The term "decriminalize" confuses a lot of people when it comes to marijuana law in Illinois. Many people believe that state decriminalization means that it's no longer possible to go to jail for marijuana. Nothing could be farther from the truth.