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Marijuana: Effective medicine for Alzheimer’s disease and more

Marijuana is very effective medicine for a whole host of physical ailments. NORML provides a rundown of those many benefits here. Unfortunately, the federal government continues to politicize marijuana as medicine by refusing to reschedule marijuana so that it may be prescribed by physicians. Moreover,...

Know your judge and jury

Criminal defense is about persuasion, strategy, and fighting in the trenches for our clients. This requires knowing our judge and jury, and finding out who they are. For Maryland and Virginia state criminal cases, judges usually are not specially assigned to a case. Depending on...

Sanctions for refusing a blood alcohol test

It is becoming a distant memory when Maryland law (1) imposed a blanket prohibition against prosecutors’ introducing evidence at trial of a drunk driving defendant’s refusal to take a blood alcohol test, and (2) did not turn particular blood alcohol levels into per se violations...

Never give up; never give in

Fifteen years after starting my criminal defense career, what keeps the fight, zeal, and steam in me? Some of it comes from those around me, with my kindred spirits on one side, and, on the other side, those who perpetuate unfairness and injustice. Sometimes the...

Engaging in battle without anger

Some opposing lawyers are so unpleasant that I advise my clients in advance about them, and explain that their expressed anger and irritation and intimidation tactics often are feigned or exaggerated, and, when not feigned, often result from the opponents’ fear, with a bunch of...