Indianapolis drug case underscores several material considerations

We have noted for readers in prior select blog posts that a proven criminal defense attorney often has multiple avenues to pursue when crafting a strategy to counter state or federal officials' actions pursuant to their making an arrest and charging an individual with a crime. A case recently rep...

Occupying President Obama on final day: criminal sentencing reform

Rather than spending his final day in office idly watching the hours go by and otherwise attending to purely personal affairs in readying himself for the transition to a new government, outgoing President Barack Obama was busy with his pen on the final day of his tenure. A number of Indiana resid...

Indiana drug trafficking laws at a glance

Drug trafficking is a major criminal offense in the state of Indiana and under federal law. When most think of drug trafficking they think of transporting large amounts of drugs across state lines. You can be charged with drug trafficking even if you do not cross state lines with drugs in your posse...

Strong spotlight on Indiana drug task force, recommendations

Lock them up. And, essentially, throw away the key. That has long been the favored response of many anti-drug hardliners in Indiana and nationally when the subject of illicit drug use, possession and sales has come up in past years. And, indeed, it has been the go-to strategy for many legis...

This criminal case is frightening, because it could happen to you

It is certainly sensible and convenient for every American to think that the country's criminal justice system is essentially rational and protective of civil rights. What other way is there to logically gauge the might and enforcement prerogatives of state and federal officials commanding the po...
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