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Understanding Drug Charges in Florida and Their Legal Implication

Carlos P Gonzalez Law Firm is expanding its services to include drug-related defense.

USA, 11 September 2018 -- This extension of legal aid, according to the firm, is aimed at offering the community in Florida legal services in pursuit of justice and fair treatment. Drug-charge defense is one among the various criminal defense services the firm is involved in.

The criminal penalties in Florida are, and the stakes make it essential for the intervention of a Miami criminal attorney. The justice system further presents a hurdle for many drug offenders due to its complexity. All these situations call for the intervention of a criminal attorney to defend the charged party.
Experience, aggression, and trustworthiness are pillars that ground the legal profession. Seeking legal advice and representation from an abogado criminalista who embodies these values is the first step in fighting off the criminal charges. The attorney will be in a position to put up the right defense.
Florida state laws classify illegal drugs as controlled dangerous substances, CDS. Possession of the drugs attracts different charges to drug trafficking. The provisions of the law states that drug trafficking is considered as the production, delivery, purchase, distribution, or sale of the controlled substances beyond statutory limits. The penalties increase with every quantity over the statutory limit. The statutory limits in weight terms are as follows;
• MDMA or Ecstasy – 10 grams
• Cannabis – 25 pounds
• Hydrocodone – 14 grams
• Oxycodone – 7 grams
• LSD - 1 gram
• Cocaine – 28 grams
Drug possession charges might be instituted on individuals found in possession of the said drugs even if they did not intend to sell or distribute. The penalties as presented in the laws are as follows;
• Possession of drugs with no accepted medical use over 10 grams is a First Degree Felony punishable with a 30-year jail sentence and/or a $10,000 fine.
• Possession of any the above-mentioned CDS is a Third Degree Felony punishable with a jail term not exceeding five years and/or a fine of $5,000.
• Possession of marijuana quantity less than 20 grams is a misdemeanor of the First Degree. It attracts a 1-year jail term and/or a $1,000 fine. Any amount over 20 grams is a third-degree felony.
If you are seeking legal assistance for criminal charges, get in touch with Carlos P Gonzalez, a reputable criminal attorney Miami through 786-358-6888 on the phone, 786-915-8951

on Fax, or on Email. You could also visit their offices located at 1815 NW 7th St, Miami, FL 33185. You can also write to them through their mailing address 14850 SW 26th Street, Suite 105, Miami, FL 33125.

Phone: (786-358-6888)
Fax: (786-915-8951)
Address: 1815 NW 7th St, Miami, FL 33125 Address: 14850 SW 26th Street, Suite 105, Miami, FL 33125

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Submitted by Damien on Tuesday, 11 September 2018 at 5:19 PM
Category: Legal/Law
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