Entries by Sara Gaborik

Marijuana isn’t legal in Virginia yet! | Sara Gaborik Lawyer VA

Slow down, Virginia, marijuana isn’t legal here yet! August 29 2014 by Joan J. Burroughs Although many states have taken the leap and legalized marijuana, it’s still illegal in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Unfortunately for many of our clients, the laws against owning, possessing, manufacturing, distributing, and selling marijuana are not only in effect, but rigorously […]

Police Brutality in Virginia Doesn’t Have to be the Norm | Sara Gaborik

Police Brutality Doesn’t Have to be the Norm in Virginia or Anywhere August 15th 2014 by Sara Gaborik In light of recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, many are seeking ways to safeguard their community against police brutality.  Sadly, there are members of law enforcement who abuse their power and use excessive force.   In over a decade of practice, […]

Avoid Weekend Holiday DUI, Speeding, and Reckless Driving in Virginia

“Tips for a Safe Fourth of July Celebration in Virginia” Or, “How to Avoid a Reckless Driving, Speeding, DUI, or Other Driving-related Offense in the Commonwealth of Virginia this Holiday Weekend.” Being arrested on a weekend Holiday for a DUI in VA should be avoided at all costs. Because the Fourth of July is finally […]


“NOT GUILTY DOES NOT NECESSARILY MEAN INNOCENT IN VIRGINIA” June 14 2014 By Sara Gaborik DISCLAIMER : Case results depend upon a variety of factors unique to each case.  Case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any future case. Q : If I’m guilty of a traffic or criminal charge in […]