Sharing Prescription Drugs - What harm can it do?

Posted on: January 25, 2018
Tags: by Jim Dearie

I pointed out in an earlier post that smoking marijuana in Ohio is still illegal, and police officers regularly charge people with this offense.  Similarly, Ohio residents should know that sharing any controlled substances (i.e. prescription

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Adam Mathews takes a look at the Rule of Law

Posted on: August 8, 2017

This fun look at an every-day application of the Rule of Law was originally published on April 28, 2017 at  The Rule of Law is Partly Responsible for 'Mario

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Sealing Your Record – Past Criminal Cases Don’t Have to Haunt You

Posted on: April 9, 2017
Tags: Your legal rights, Criminal Law, by John Fischer

If you have been convicted of a non-violent felony or misdemeanor, you may be able to wipe it off your record. The Ohio Revised Code provides for the sealing of a criminal record, also called expungement. The law sets out the rules and the process that must

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