Drug Crimes

North Carolina man faces multiple drug charges, immigration charges

A man local authorities claim to be a major source of powder cocaine in western Rowan County, North Carolina, is now facing deportation for the second time. The federal immigration

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New DWI law heads to the North Carolina House Finance Committee

A North Carolina House Judiciary subcommittee approved a bill yesterday aimed at increasing potential jail time, fines and court costs associated for those receiving repeat DWI convictions. Planned efforts to continuously monitor

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Sex offender arrested in North Carolina for using Facebook

A Swannanoa, North Carolina woman was arrested earlier this month and charged with two counts of using social networking sites as a registered sex offender. A Buncombe County judge set

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State considers changing law for first-time DUI offenders

So often, it takes a good example of legislative change to be set in one state before lawmakers in North Carolina and other states decide to take up the fight

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Bill to ban synthetic marijuana passes North Carolina Senate Thursday

As we’ve discussed previously on our blog (“DEA: No More ‘Fake Pot'” 12/9/10), synthetic marijuana is becoming increasingly popular in North Carolina and throughout the country. The substance is currently

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Alleged drunk driver arrested after driving through a Charlotte park

Police in Charlotte pursued and arrested a man believed to have been driving drunk through a park downtown at 400 W. Seventh Street last month. The 24 year old man is accused

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Charlotte’s Bank of America named as party in fraud lawsuit

A recent lawsuit filed on behalf of investors named Charlotte, North Carolina-based Bank of America and its recently acquired Countrywide Financial unit as parties to “massive fraud.” The lawsuit was filed

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Woman Allegedly Attacks Boyfriend in Domestic Violence Dispute

A North Carolina woman was charged with inflicting serious bodily injury as well as assault with a deadly weapon after allegedly attacking her live-in boyfriend during a heated domestic dispute

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