Articles in Category: Drug Crimes

Is Doctor Shopping Illegal?

October 2, 2018 – Published by Robinson Law Firm

“Doctor shopping” is the practice of an individual visiting multiple healthcare physicians to deceptively obtain prescriptions for controlled substances. There are many classes of controlled substances sought by those who doctor shop. However, opioid narcotics (pain killers) are the number one target by far according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse and the Centers… View Article

How To Avoid Common “Spring Break” Legal Offenses

March 6, 2018 – Published by Robinson Law Firm

Spring Break is a time many students at East Carolina University and Pitt Community College look forward to. It is time of fun, sun and hanging out with friends. A time to leave Greenville, NC and head to various vacation destinations. But, it can also be a time of making bad decisions that can land… View Article

New Laws in North Carolina You May Want To Know About

February 1, 2018 – Published by Robinson Law Firm

Recently, there have been new laws passed in North Carolina. At the Robinson Law Firm, we want all of our clients to stay in the know about laws in our state. Here are a few of the recently enacted laws you should know about.   Senate Bill 445: Expungements North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper signed… View Article

Prescription Drug Crimes

July 17, 2017 – Published by Robinson Law Firm

In Pitt County alone, 10.6 billion opioid pills were prescribed in 2016.  Studies show around 50 percent of Americans, approximately 119 million people are on prescription drugs. According to a federal survey, about 16 percent of prescribed drugs are abused and misused. The prescription drug problem in America is growing every year, and has now… View Article

3 Tips When Dealing With Drug Charges

November 18, 2016 – Published by Robinson Law Firm

Every drug charge is different, therefore it is not recommended to compare your situation with others. There are many factors that go into the final verdict of each case. These 3 tips when dealing with drug charges will help improve your position in the legal proceedings to come. 1. Get a Lawyer ASAP It is… View Article

Elected for Business NC 2016 Legal Elite

September 1, 2016 – Published by Robinson Law Firm

For the second year in a row, Attorney Les Robinson was elected by his professional peers to be a member of the Business North Carolina Magazine’s Legal Elite. His recognition is reflected in the level of work ethic and unyielding commitment to the field of law. This prestigious recognition is awarded to a select few… View Article