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Penalties are stiff for heroin-related crimes in North Carolina

Heroin has grown in popularity here in Statesville and other parts of the state and country in recent years. While many individuals have lobbied for the legalization of marijuana in recent years, it's unlikely that anyone will be advocating for the same thing to happen heroin any time soon as it's highly addictive. This is why individuals charged with the possession, sale or distribution of heroin face such stiff penalties if they're convicted of such a crime in this state.

What's the importance of a mechanic's lien?

If you've heard the terminology "mechanic's lien" before, then you may have assumed that it has to do with cars. You shouldn't let the name fool you though. This type of legal claim is most often applied to homes. Suppliers or subcontractors will often file a mechanic's lien against a property to make sure that they ultimately get paid for their products or labors that they've invested in either improving or remodeling real estate.

Controlled substances and drug charges

Are you facing drug charges? If you are, you understand that the case against you is serious, no matter what type of drug was involved. However, involvement with certain types of drugs, such as controlled substances, can bring criminal penalties that can change the course of your life. It is in your interests to take your case seriously and pursue a strong defense strategy.

What are the consequences of a DWI/DUI conviction on your record?

Each year, countless North Carolina residents are charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI) or driving under the influence (DUI). While many motorists are successful in regaining their license after it's been suspended, some do not. A DWI/DUI charge on your record can affect more than your ability to remain a licensed driver though. A conviction on your record for such a criminal offense can impact you in other aspects of your life as well.

Iredell County Sheriff's Office arrests 50 during a drug sting

The Iredell County Sheriff's Office arrested at least 50 individuals last month as part of Operation Autumn Harvest. There were 20 additional warrants that law enforcement officers were unable to serve as part of the operation.

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