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Posts By: Petersen Johnson

As you probably know, the use of marijuana for medical reasons has been approved by Arizona voters. This does not mean that you have free reign to possess the illegal drug, nor does it mean that the state’s laws against possession have become any more lenient.

Arizona Marijuana Drug Sentencing Penalties

Ever wonder what you should expect …Continue Reading »

So, you’ve just finished a nice dinner out with your family and while walking to your car a stranger approaches you and asks for change. You reply that you are empty-handed, but the person insists you must have some money. Feeling tired and annoyed, you engage in a verbal confrontation, pushing the stranger so he …Continue Reading »

After a car accident, it’s always hard to think clearly and to remain calm, but it is important to take a few deep breaths and make sure you and anyone involved is not seriously injured.  The next crucial step is to immediately call the police by dialing 911.

Filing a report with the police helps to …Continue Reading »

Whiplash is defined as “an injury to the cervical spine caused by an abrupt jerking motion of the head, either backward of forward.” Whiplash occurs when the head and neck are very quickly and abruptly thrust in one direction then back into the opposite direction. This can occur not only from car accidents, but also …Continue Reading »

Dogs are one of life’s greatest pleasures. Their loving faces, wagging tails and incessant need to make you happy always puts a smile on your face. As a dog lover, you want to make sure that you and your furry family member are protected. While we love our pets and always hope for the best, …Continue Reading »

Being charged for possession of drugs is a serious offense. The justice system is not easy to understand and can be stressful. When being faced with these charges, having a knowledgeable attorney can be the difference between freedom and jail.

The drug classifications in Arizona are: dangerous drugs, narcotics and marijuana.

A conviction for any of these …Continue Reading »

Some people think that most motorcycle accidents are caused by the reckless behavior of the operator. The fact is that more than half of them that involved a fatality occurred when the motorcycle was hit by another vehicle.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that about 5,000 people are killed and tens of thousands more …Continue Reading »

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