Charged with Drug Possession? What You Should Know About Criminal Immunity

Illinois is not immune to the drug crisis sweeping the nation. Studies show 47,000 people died of opioid-related overdoses nationwide in 2017. Illinois...

Avoiding Jail Time by Going to Rehab

In the fifth decade of the federal “War on Drugs,” imprisonment feels almost like an absolute guarantee to those being prosecuted for drug-related...

The Legal Consequences to Getting Caught with Steroids in Illinois

You may be familiar with anabolic steroids from the many headlines of scandals in the sporting world, but the abuse of this drug...

Penalties and Sentences for Importing and Distributing Fentanyl

If you asked the average citizen to name some of the most dangerous drugs, heroin and morphine are likely to come up on...

The Difference Between Drug Possession, Delivery, and Trafficking in Chicago

Cocaine, methamphetamines, heroin, and many other “controlled substances” are illegal in Illinois and getting involved with them can land you in serious legal...

The Opioid Epidemic & Chicago Laws You Should Know

There is an increasing need for substance abuse education as the opioid epidemic continues to sweep through the United States. Consider the 1,889...

The Fundamentals of Drug Crime Charges

In 2014 alone, there were more than 100,000 arrests for drug-related crimes in Illinois. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, Chicago is...

What Do I Do If My Pizza Comes with Extra Drugs?!

Usually, when you order a pizza, you just get dough, cheese, some pepperoni or whatever other toppings you wanted. And maybe some breadsticks....