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Joseph A. Niskar

Joseph Niskar’s Legal Guides

338 total


  • Can I lose my occupational license or other benefits if I legally use marijuana under the Medical Marijuana Act?

    Can I lose my occupational license or other benefits if I legally use marijuana under the Medical Marijuana Act?

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  • Must I submit to a blood test if I was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or marijuana?

    Must I submit to a blood test if I was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or marijuana?

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  • If I have been arrested, can the police take my marijuana away from me if I have a valid registry identification card?

    If I have been arrested, can the police take my marijuana away from me if I have a valid registry identification card?

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  • Are there defenses to marijuana possession, manufacturing, or distribution with a patient or caregiver registry card?

    Are there defenses to marijuana possession, manufacturing, or distribution with a patient or caregiver registry card?

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  • Can the police take my things under the Michigan Forfeiture Statute if I have a patient or caregiver registry card?

    Can the police take my things under the Michigan Forfeiture Statute if I have a patient or caregiver registry card?

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  • Does the Medical Marijuana Act prohibit employers from discriminating against job applicants who use marijuana?

    Does the Medical Marijuana Act prohibit employers from discriminating against job applicants who use marijuana?

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  • If federal law bans marijuana use, how can I be sure the federal government will not prosecute me for marijuana use?

    If federal law bans marijuana use, how can I be sure the federal government will not prosecute me for marijuana use?

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  • Can I be charged with operating while intoxicated or DUI if I have a license or registry card to use marijuana?

    Can I be charged with operating while intoxicated or DUI if I have a license or registry card to use marijuana?

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  • Can a person charged with a crime fire his assigned public defender without having another attorney to represent him?

    Can a person charged with a crime fire his assigned public defender without having another attorney to represent him?

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  • How much will my criminal defense attorney it cost in Detroit?

    How much will my criminal defense attorney it cost in Detroit?

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