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Drug more closely related to THC for sentencing purposes (access required)

In considering the sentence of a man who pleaded to conspiring to distribute and possess AB-FUBINACA, the court relied on two pharmacologists with the Drug Enforcement Administration to find the drug was more closely related to tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, than ...

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Record supports denial of bond (access required)

Even though the circuit court did not articulate its reasons for denying appellant bond in this juvenile matter, the ruling is affirmed based on our required review of the record. Prior proceedings Appellant Barnes was arrested when he was a ...

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Court had subject matter jurisdiction over driving offenses (access required)

Where appellant argues the circuit court “‘lacked subject matter jurisdiction’ when it tried him without a jury[,]” even assuming the court erred by conducting a nonjury trial, it did not conduct “a proceeding for which it ‘lacked subject matter jurisdiction.’” ...

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