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Drug Crimes

Plano Drug Crime Defense Attorney

Have You Been Charged With a Drug Crime in Collin County?

Drug crimes are amongst the most serious offenses and are often punishable by length prison sentences, costly fines, a damaged reputation and more. For this reason, it is crucial that any person who has been arrested for a drug crime seek the help of an experienced lawyer right away.

If you have been accused of committing for a drug related crime in Plano or the surrounding area, time is of the essence. Contact our Plano drug crime defense lawyers at the Law Offices of Scott Edgett, and let our team put our skills and experience on your side.

To speak with a member of our team, call us today. We will provide you with a free case evaluation!

What Drugs are Involved in Drug Crimes?

Drug crimes include illegal acts of possession, manufacturing, trafficking, or delivery of controlled substances, such as:

  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Marijuana
  • LSD
  • Cocaine
  • Psilocybin
  • Heroin
  • Illegal prescription drugs
  • PCP
  • Methamphetamine

Regardless of the severity of the charges you may be facing, it is important to have a lawyer fighting on your side. Any level of drug crime is worth having strong legal defense, as law enforcement and the courts do not take drug crimes lightly. The penalties involved in drug crimes are often quite serious.

Penalties of a Drug Crime

Being convicted of a drug crime has very serious, long-term consequences which may include:

  • Jail or prison time
  • Probation
  • Large fines
  • Suspension of your license
  • Difficult in future endeavors

Penalties for Serious Drug Crimes in Plano

Even a misdemeanor charge can carry serious penalties, including possible incarceration, substantial fines, and other restrictions. Not every drug is treated equally in the eyes of the law, however the quantity and the type of drug involved can affect the exact consequences of the crime.

If you are interested in hiring a Plano criminal defense lawyer to help you avoid a conviction and the serious penalties of drug crimes, contact Scott Edgett at (972) 635-4224!

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