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The Possible Penalties of Being Charged With DUI/DWI

By Ernest D. Preate, Jr. |

Last month, Pennsylvania lawmakers wrapped up their legislative session by passing hundreds of new laws on a variety of topics: one of them includes new, tougher penalties on repeat DUI offenders. It also includes the state’s first felony for breaking DUI laws. It’s important to know what possible penalties you can expect whether you’re… Read More »

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Understanding Drug Possession in Pennsylvania

By Ernest D. Preate, Jr. |

With millions of Americans struggling with substance abuse, punishments for drug-related crimes can be harsh and severe. Last year, over 1.3 million people were arrested for drug possession, making up for 85% of drug-related arrests. While marijuana possession and legalization laws are rapidly changing around the country, it remains highly illegal to possess controlled… Read More »

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