Drug Possession with Intent to Distribute in Texas
Seek Legal Representation from a Plano Criminal Defense Lawyer
drug possession is associated with harsh penalties. However, when it is proven that the
person was in possession of illegal controlled substances with the intention
of distributing or selling them to another party, the penalties become
even more severe. If you have been arrested or accused of drug possession
with intent to distribute or sell, it is important to obtain legal services
from an experienced and skilled drug crime lawyer.
Law Offices of Scott Edgett, you will receive the customized legal solutions necessary to have your
charges reduced or your case entirely dismissed. With
more than 10 years of experience, Attorney Scott Edgett has an exceptional track record of success obtaining
his client’s desired outcomes and he is confident that he can do
the same for you.
What is Difference between Possession & Possession with Intent?
While simple drug possession involves only a small amount of an illegal
drug, drug possession with intent to distribute or sell involves multiple
factors. If law enforcement discovers a large quantity of an illegal controlled
substances, such as a pound of marijuana or many little bags of cocaine,
that would demonstrate an intent to distribute.
Other telltale signs of possession with intent to distribute include:
- Possession of drug with paraphernalia, such as a scale
- Drugs found with large amount of money
- Previous convictions and prior offenses
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Being convicted of possession with intent to distribute is punishable by
lengthy jail or prison sentence, expensive fines, and permanent damage
to your reputation. Attorney Scott Edgett understands what it takes to
protect your rights, reputation, and freedom by using his extensive knowledge
of the Texas legal system to pursue the justice you deserve. Do not hesitate
to seek legal services from an experienced Plano criminal defense lawyer.
Contact our firm and request a free
case evaluation today.