Drug Crimes

What is substance abuse disorder?

Often, if you face a drug-related charge, you may have a substance abuse disorder. According to MayoClinic, drug addiction is a disease that affects your behavior and your brain's ability to control whether you use narcotics or other substances. Those with substance...

Misuse of prescription drugs in Wisconsin

Prescription drugs have accepted medical uses to treat certain diseases. However, they can do harm if used in a way other than the prescriber intended. There is a crisis of misuse of prescription drugs throughout the United States, and Wisconsin is no exception. Not...

Defining Wisconsin’s drug schedules

Any criminal charge is a very serious issue. That said, the law does not view every criminal charge as equal. When facing drug charges in Wisconsin, the severity of consequences depends on the substance involved. Many come to us here at Krische & Moertel, LLC...

What Wisconsin law says about syringes

Many residents of Wisconsin can attest to needing medicine like pills or liquids to treat a health condition. However, some people are different because they use a hypodermic needle to inject medication. Individuals who need syringes for health reasons should not have...

Can a prescription land you behind bars?

Driving around with a few pills in your car may find you in trouble should a police officer find them. If you find yourself in the middle of a traffic stop, those pills may land you in jail. Prescription pills filled properly and in the requisite bottle may not result...

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