What is CBD Oil? Cannabidiol is a compound found within the cannabis plant.  It does not contain THC, which is the mind-altering chemical compound in marijuana.  There is no high obtained by using CBD, but rather a centering and calming sensation that will come over the user when consumed. Why is CBD Oil so popular…
On March 20, 2019, the Las Vegas City Council met to discuss a proposed bill regarding social use venues (consumption lounge) in the City of Las Vegas. After deliberation, the Council members instructed the City staff that they would like various additions included. These include; The creation of a pilot program, which would only allow…
If you are stopped for suspicion of DWI in the greater St. Louis area, it is likely that the police officer will request that you submit to a breath test. Breath tests are intended to provide an estimate of your Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC). What if the police use an outdated and inaccurate device to…
One of the first questions I ask as client facing a DWI in St. Louis County is whether they refused a breath test. If you want a strong defense in court, don’t give the police any evidence to use against you. Alcohol in your mouth, around your teeth, and in your stomach can cause a…
A man and woman are facing charges after alegedly fleeing from police during a traffic stop. Police say they pulled the two over for a traffic citation, and noticed the two switching positions in the car. The male who is alleged to have been driving before the stop was found not to have a valid…
A 56 year old man from Eureka, Missouri has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for repeat DWI. The man was has had 3 previous DWI convictions in 1992, 1997 and 1998. In Missouri, repeat DWI offenders are categorized based on how many DWI’s they have received. A person who has received multiple DWI’s…
We are pleased to have Attorney Kevin Webb join our firm. Kevin joins as an associate attorney and will be a great addition to the JCS Law team. Kevin focuses his practice on the criminal defense and other concerns of local St. Louis citizens. He has represented individuals and local businesses in the St. Louis area. Prior…
A Fulton man who is an FBI agent and member of the Boone County Sheriff’s Department Cyber Crimes Task Force will appear in court next week on misdemeanor assault charges that alleges he choked someone and caused them to lose consciousness. Misdemeanor charges may not be as serious as felony charges but can still have serious…
The charge against the Cleveland Browns wide receiver has been pending since July. In lieu of a 60-day suspended jail sentence, Gordon received 12 months’ unsupervised probation, a $100 fine and $290 in court costs as a result of the plea, according to the Wake County Clerk of Courts office. He also had his driver’s…
While U.S. Soccer doesn’t have the same high profile as the NFL, how do the cases differ? Aren’t women’s soccer players just as much role models as male football players? The goalkeeping record is an important one, both for Solo and for women’s soccer, but does it really trump an accusation of domestic violence? Why…