Hull Street Law

A division of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C. – personal injury and criminal defense

Possession

Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in Virginia – Legal Defense

The facts and circumstances of each case are unique and therefore the fact that a law firm has obtained significant verdicts and results in other cases in no way guarantees that other cases will have similar results. I’ve been charged with “possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in Virginia,” I need a good […]

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Smell of Weed Often Gives Police Keys to Home

The odor of weed/marijuana wafting from a home gives police the warrantless-keys to a home.  This area of the law will continue to change – eventually with legalization of marijuana, officers will not be able to use the smell of marijuana as a basis for a search without a warrant.  But until then… In 2011, […]

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Possession of a Controlled Substance: First Offense – Virginia

En Español Possession of a Controlled Substance: First Offense             Under Virginia Code § 18.2-250, a person who “knowingly” possesses a controlled substance, classified as a Schedule I or Schedule II substance, is guilty of a Class 5 felony. The punishment for violation of this statute is severe. A person […]

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Possession of Marijuana: First Offense – Virginia

En Español Possession of Marijuana: First Offense             Possession of marijuana is a serious offense in Virginia. Under Virginia Code § 18.2-250.1, it is unlawful for any person to “knowingly” possess marijuana. Generally, any person convicted of a first offense for possession of marijuana (less than one-half ounce) is guilty […]

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Posesión de drogas. El programa de la primera infracción: marihuana.

In English Posesión de drogas.  El programa de la primera infracción: marihuana.  ¿Cuál es el Programa de la Primera Infracción? Según el Código de  Virginia § 18.2-250.1, es en contra de la ley a poseer “a sabiendas” la Marihuana.  Por lo general, una persona condenada por poseer la marihuana en cantidades menos de una mitad de […]

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Posesión de drogas. El programa de la primera infracción: schedule I, II, y delitos mayores.

In English – First Time Offender Possession of Controlled Substances Posesión de drogas.  El programa de la primera infracción: schedule I, II, y delitos mayores.  ¿Cuál es el Programa de la Primera Infracción? Según el Código de  Virginia § 18.2-250, es un delito mayor de clase 5 a poseer “a sabiendas” una sustancia de usa reglamentada […]

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