Category: Drugs and Alcohol

Ecstasy Lawyer in Des Moines
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  ~  October 16, 2020
Possession of a controlled substance is a drug crime. If you've been charged with possession of MDMA, molly, or ecstasy, you need an Iowa ecstasy lawyer. Iowa Ecstasy Lawyer At Clark and Sears Law, PLLC, we defend the rights and liberties of good people who are accused of bad things. An Iowa lawyer for possession […]
Polk County OWI Test Refusal Suppressed
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  ~  June 1, 2020
Polk County, Iowa -- A defendant charged with OWI, First Offense, was ineligible for a deferred judgment because of a DataMaster result in excess of .15. Attorney Katie Sears successfully argued that because of a section 804.20 violation, the test refusal was invalid and should be suppressed. With the test refusal suppressed, we were able […]
Felony Child Endangerment Client Gets Misdemeanor and Suspended Fine
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  ~  December 10, 2019
Franklin County, Iowa -- A Clark and Sears Law client was charged with felony Child Endangerment causing bodily injury, OWI Second Offense, and an Open Container violation after officers claimed to watch the client back their car out of a ditch and hit a three year old child with an alleged .338 BAC and a […]
Marijuana, Third or Subsequent Offense
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  ~  December 8, 2019
If you've been charged with third offense marijuana possession, you're probably familiar with (and likely a little tired of) the next steps in the criminal process. The third time you're convicted of possessing marijuana in Iowa (and every time after that,) the charge will be an aggravated misdemeanor -- as long as you don't have […]
Marijuana Second Offense
  ~  By Admin
  ~  December 8, 2019
Second Offense Marijuana Possession Lawyer for Polk County, Iowa Second offense marijuana possession in Iowa is usually an aggravated misdemeanor.  Prior convictions for possession, tax stamp violations, or precursor violations change the equation.  Here is a flowchart: Your marijuana lawyer Iowa will help you understand your marijuana charge. A subsequent offense for drug possession may […]
Marijuana First Offense
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  ~  December 8, 2019
First Offense Marijuana Possession Lawyer for Polk County, Iowa First offense marijuana possession in Iowa is usually a serious misdemeanor.  Prior convictions for possession, tax stamp violations, or precursor violations change the equation.  Here is a flowchart: Your marijuana lawyer Iowa will help you understand your marijuana charge. A subsequent offense for drug possession may […]
Iowa Drug Charges
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  ~  December 6, 2019
Iowa drug charges can be rough. The State treats both recreational drug use and drug addiction like criminal issues rather than social and health concerns. When they accuse you, you need an Iowa drug defense lawyer. A criminal defense attorney will help you understand criminal law. If you've been accused, you need an Iowa criminal […]
First OWI Lawyer
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  ~  January 20, 2019
Polk County Iowa First OWI Attorney If you've been charged with an OWI for the first time (an OWI is what Iowa calls DUI), you're facing a lot.  A criminal defense attorney will review your case.  Your lawyer may try to suppress evidence.  The judge might even dismiss the case.  Drunk driving defense is serious.  […]
Cocaine Possession and Penalties
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  ~  January 20, 2019
Cocaine Lawyer in Des Moines, Iowa If you've been charged with possession of cocaine or another coke crime you need to contact a cocaine lawyer in Des Moines Iowa. If you have a substance abuse problem, seek treatment immediately.  Getting clean can be the best thing you'll ever do for yourself and for your loved […]
Methamphetamine Possession and Penalties
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  ~  January 20, 2019
Methamphetamine Possession Defense Lawyer in Des Moines, IA While opioid deaths are what make the news, methamphetamine offenses appear to be an even more widespread problem in Iowa. Meth arrests are a common drug bust.  A Des Moines criminal defense lawyer can help if you're charged. The most common Iowa methamphetamine offenses include possession, distribution, […]
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