Possessing a controlled substance is a crime that many people will face in their lives because the federal government has chosen to regulate drug use. Possession of a drug isn’t always a crime – for many substances, with a prescription, it is entirely legal. Possession and use without a prescription and possession with intent to … Continue reading Traffic Stops and Possession With Intent: Know Your Rights
Omaha drug crimes defense lawyer, Daniel Stockmann, is an expert in handling drug-related cases for his clients. In the state of Nebraska where marijuana use, possession, and sale is illegal, many people are impacted by the negative consequences of consuming cannabis. Meanwhile, people right across the border in neighboring Colorado are privy to the liberal … Continue reading Omaha Drug Crimes Defense Lawyer: The Cost of Incarceration
Title: What is Rodriguez vs U.S? Description: Rodriguez v United States was a US Supreme Court case decided in April 2015 which discussed when a police officer may extend the length of a traffic stop in order to have a drug dog conduct a free air sniff of a vehicle. Rodriguez v United States was … Continue reading What is Rodriguez vs U.S?
Omaha Award Program Honors the Achievement Omaha, March 17, 2016 — Stockmann Law has been selected for the 2015 Best Businesses of Omaha Award in the Criminal Defense Law category by the Best Businesses of Omaha Award Program. Each year, the Best Businesses of Omaha Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional … Continue reading Stockmann Law Receives 2015 Best Businesses of Omaha Award
Marijuana laws have changed to the point where certain drug offences no longer carry the harsh penalties they once used to. This means that instead of being faced with a possible jail term when caught with small quantities of marijuana, the penalties for a person charged with possession generally consist of a small fine. Furthermore, … Continue reading Marijuana Laws They Are a Changin’: Options for Those Convicted Before Decriminalization
As a Nebraska drug attorney, many of my clients ask me about what the state requires to get a drug offense off of their record. Whether simply arrested or actually convicted, a drug offense on your criminal record can create some very difficult consequences for you or your family in the long run. Employers and … Continue reading Mr. Nebraska Drug Attorney, Can You Please Get This Off My Record?
Recently, top Omaha drug attorney Daniel Stockmann weighed in on the controversy surrounding Colorado’s Amendment 64, in an interview broadcast on Marijuana Public Media. The law, passed by voters in 2012, legalized the possession and sale of marijuana, prompted a suit to be filed with the U.S. Supreme Court by its neighboring states, Nebraska and … Continue reading Omaha Drug Attorney Reveals Dirty Secrets of Nebraska’s War on Drugs
Any drug lawyer worth his or her salt knows that the Fourth Amendment is the central issue in any interstate drug stop case. That means the government must show that the evidence acquired from every aspect of the traffic stop—the questioning, search, detention, and even the stop itself—must be lawful when used to prove the … Continue reading The Drug Lawyer Handbook: The Suppression Hearing
Nebraska drug crime attorneys are doing just fine since Colorado legalized marijuana, but the same can’t be said for the state itself, as Nebraska law enforcement budgets are being drained dramatically. How do they know the pot is coming from Colorado? Well, even though their marijuana can only be purchased with cash (leaving no connection … Continue reading Colorado’s Weed Is Good For Drug Crime Attorneys, Bad For Nebraska’s Budget