Prescription Drugs

Illegal Possession of Prescription Drugs Lawyer

In California, and other states, it is illegal to be in possession of, deliver or sell prescription drugs such as painkillers, anti-anxiety medications, hypnotics, muscle relaxers as well as erectile dysfunction medications. Being arrested for, and charged with any type of drug crime is very serious in California. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your arrest you may be charged with either a misdemeanor or felony drug charge in the state of California. If you have been arrested for being in possession of prescription drugs or prescription narcotics please understand that you do have rights and they need to be protected. Call Newport Beach California Drug Crime Attorney David E. Swanson regarding you case. Mr. Swanson can be contacted at 949-477-3030. Mr. Swanson has an office in Newport Beach, California just a few blocks from the courthouse for your convenience. He serves those charged with drug crimes throughout all of Orange County, Delaware. Let him fighting for your rights his number one priority.

Prescription Drugs Illegally Possessed and Sold In OC

  • Xanax/Valium
  • Vicodin
  • Percocet
  • Oxycontin
  • Aderall
  • Tramadol
  • Viagra/Cialis
  • Ambien/Lunesta

Many of the drugs listed above are used casually or socially at bars, parties, clubs and at the beaches. Being caught with these, with or without the intent to deliver or sell can bring very extreme, very costly and life altering consequences on your life.

Penalties For Possessing Or Selling Prescription Drugs

The penalties and consequences of being convicted of possessing illegally obtained prescription drugs can be very severe. There will be fines, fees, court costs and attorney’s fees. You may be placed on probation, house arrest or put into a drug diversion program. You may also be subject to an extended jail sentence depending on the circumstances surrounding your arrest as well as your previous criminal history. David E. Swanson will make sure that you receive a drug diversion program and don’t get sent to jail, allowing you to avoid a felony drug conviction on your record.

Let An Irvine California Drug Charge Defense Attorney Help

A drug crime conviction will hurt you now and in the future. It can severely impact your on many levels. These include your ability to get a job and your ability to further your academic career among other things. If you have been charged with illegally possessing or intending to deliver illegally obtained prescription drugs contact an Orange County Controlled Substance Crime Defense Lawyer. Call Newport Beach CA Drug Charge Defense Attorney David E. Swanson at 949-477-3030. Or, email a Newport Beach Drug Crime Defense Lawyer by clicking here.