The World of Illegal Drug Manufacture

The manufacturing of drugs includes such activities as growing marijuana, making crystal meth or crack, making ecstasy pills, cooking cocaine to produce crack cocaine, and making or refining heroin or other narcotics. Mere possession of the chemicals necessary for illegal drug manufacture may lead to an arrest and conviction of the felony of drug manufacturing.
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Vehicular Manslaughter and Vehicular Homicide

Vehicular homicide (also referred to as aggravated vehicular homicide, vehicular manslaughter, and various state designations) is a crime that involves a death resulting from the negligent operation of a vehicle or a crime resulting from driving while committing an unlawful act that does not merit a felony charge.  Vehicular homicide entails the unintentional, yet unlawful, [...]

Cocaine Possession and Distribution

One of the oldest known drugs, cocaine is a powerfully addictive stimulant.  Cocaine is an intensely euphoric drug, with immediate effect after a single dose.  Taken in small amounts, cocaine makes its user feel energetic, talkative, and mentally alert. Short-term physiological effects of cocaine are constricted blood vessels, dilated pupils, increased temperature, increased heart rate, [...]

Rape Law

According to the FBI, in 2007 one person out of every thousand people in the United States aged 12 or older was a victim of rape. That works out to about 78 rapes in an hour. As large as that number sounds it doesn’t provide an accurately picture because it is estimated that only 1 [...]