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Monthly Archives: November 2020


Jury Acquits Police Chief of Theft by Deception

By Gary E. Gerson |

If you have not formally studied law or been a party in a lawsuit, it can be easy to mix up what the civil courts do and what the criminal courts do.  The criminal courts are different from the other parts of the court system in several important ways.  First, criminal cases are always… Read More »

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Northampton County Man Sentenced to Prison on Weapons Charges After a Series of Attempted Drone Strikes Near Ex-Girlfriend’s House

By Gary E. Gerson |

Unmanned aerial vehicles, popularly known as drones, experienced a surge in popularity when they became legally available for recreational use.  They were a popular gift item during the 2015 holiday season.  Perhaps some of the parents who scrambled to grab the last Tickle Me Elmo dolls from store shelves to give to their young… Read More »

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Uncle of Allegheny County Teen Who Suffered Fatal Overdose Gets One Year for Child Endangerment

By Gary E. Gerson |

It is possible to face criminal charges, up to and including homicide, if someone else fatally overdoses on drugs they got from you.  These charges can apply whether the victim bought the drugs from you, if you gave the drugs to the victim, or, in the case of a child or teen victim, if… Read More »

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Despite Its Religious and Medicinal Uses, Salvia Divinorum Is Illegal in Pennsylvania

By Gary E. Gerson |

Is it a healing herb or a dangerous drug?  Since ancient times, people in the plant’s original homeland have prized the plant’s leaves for their effect on the mind and body, and a counterculture in the United States embraced the plant in a big way.  Sensing its allure with young people, the plant’s detractors… Read More »

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