Marijuana Defense in Plano

Obtain Experienced Legal Counsel from a Plano Marijuana Crime Lawyer

Recreational use of marijuana has become legal in various states and may soon expand to even more in the near future. However, in Texas, recreational use of marijuana is still considered a serious crime and is punishable by:

  • Lengthy jail/prison sentences
  • Expensive fines
  • A permanent mark on your criminal record

At the Law Offices of Scott Edgett, our Plano marijuana defense lawyers understand what it takes to protect your rights, reputation, and freedom in the courtroom. With more than a decade of legal experience, we possess the comprehensive knowledge of state and federal drug laws to help you navigate through the complexities of your case.

If you have been accused of a marijuana drug crime, call our Plano drug crime attorneys right away. We are backed by an exceptional track record of success.

Marijuana Crime Penalties in Texas

In Texas, possession of even a small amount of marijuana can result in a jail sentence. Below are some examples of potential penalties:

Anything less than two ounces results in a conviction punishable by:

  • A maximum jail sentence of 180 days
  • A fine of up to $2,000

Possession of concentrates, such as hash oil, can be charged with:

  • A felony that is punishable by a maximum prison sentence of two years

The sale of only seven grams of marijuana is punishable by:

  • 180 days in jail
  • A maximum fine of $2,000

The sale of more than 50 pounds of cannabis is considered a first-degree felony, punishable by:

  • A maximum prison sentence of 99 years with a mandatory minimum sentence of five years

Charged with a Marijuana Crime? Get Started on Your Case Today

If you have been arrested and charged with a marijuana crime in Plano or Collin County, our Plano drug lawyer can provide you with the proper criminal defense necessary to get your charges reduced or dismissed entirely. We genuinely care about your success and will work relentlessly to obtain the most favorable outcome possible. Backed by ample experience handling drug crime related charges, we ready to handle your case.

Contact the Law Offices of Scott Edgett and request a free consultation today.

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