Monthly Archives: August 2016

Federal Penalties for Drug Manufacturing

You may not have realized but Alabama law is not the only source of criminal penalties for drug charges.  In particular, criminal charges for manufacturing illegal drugs can come from both the federal and state government.  It depends, oftentimes, on … Read More

Posted in Drug Possession, Drug Trafficking, Marijuana Offenses |

Cultivation of Marijuana

Cultivation of Marijuana Plants in Alabama is Illegal Regardless of the push for legalized marijuana across the country, in Alabama, cultivation of Marijuana is a criminal offense.  This is true even if you grow the plant in your backyard or … Read More

Posted in Drug Possession, Drug Trafficking, Marijuana Offenses |

Alabama’s Expungement Law

Retroactive Application of Alabama’s Expungement Law Alabama’s new expungement law provides that certain components of your criminal record can be expunged or erased. Not everyone is eligible and not every crime is covered, but your Alabama criminal defense attorney can … Read More

Posted in Uncategorized |

Alabama DUI Arrest

Alabama DUI Arrest and the Consequences  Many people are under the false impression that getting arrested in Alabama for a DUI is not something to get that worried about.  While an arrest is not a criminal conviction, it is a … Read More

Posted in DUI, Underage Drinking |