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Iowa laws regarding heroin

Heroin is an addictive drug that can have severe consequences for those who use it, so in Iowa, there are laws meant to help protect people from the dangers of heroin. Here are the rules you should know regarding heroin possession, distribution and trafficking....

Meth production and the presence of minors

Circumstances dictate specific drug crime sentencing in Iowa. With methamphetamine production so pervasive in the state, law enforcement and legislators chose to establish harsher penalties for those who expose minors to it. Likely, the hazards associated with...

Iowa cocaine charges and penalties

The penalties for violating Iowa’s drug laws can be severe. Individuals found in possession of small quantities of controlled substances are usually charged with misdemeanors and may avoid prison altogether, but people accused of manufacturing, trafficking or...

Is drug possession a felony in Iowa?

Drug possession and consumption laws are changing every day. When neighboring states start legalizing certain drugs, it might be worth looking into if drug possession is a felony in your state. While Iowa's laws haven't changed that drastically, the fine print...

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Sean P. Spellman
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