Category: Drug Crimes

Drug crimes can have serious consequences if convicted. If you have been charged with a drug crime, call us today.

Marijuana in California: Legalization in 2016?

San Jose criminal defense attorney Thomas Nicholas Cvietkovich

Following states like Colorado and Oregon, California voters will get the chance to vote on likely more than one proposal on the 2016 ballot for legalization of recreational usage of marijuana.The state already has a large medical marijuana industry, but recent polls indicate that more and more of California voters are in favor of recreational … Continue reading


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Drug Crimes, Immigration Status, and Deportation

San Jose criminal defense attorney Thomas Nicholas Cvietkovich

With election season in full swing, the issue of immigration and drug crimes has become front and center in American discourse. The debate surrounding immigration issues and drug crimes are not only for presidential candidates, however. In early September, California state legislature passed through the Senate Appropriations Committee two law proposals that would bridge the … Continue reading

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DUI and Drugs

San Jose criminal defense attorney Thomas Nicholas Cvietkovich

Under California law it is illegal to drive under the influence of both alcohol and drugs. Drugs can be anything from illegal substances like methamphetamine, prescription drugs like Vicodin, or even over the counter cough medicine. If you are taking something that impairs your ability to drive, you can be arrested and convicted of Driving … Continue reading

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