New York Drug Laws and Facing Criminal Drug Charges
Whether you have been charged for any type of drug crime in Federal or New York State Court, you are facing a case that can lead to life changing criminal penalties. No matter how minor the case may seem, drug crime is always serious. New York State has a history of the some of the harshest drug laws in the United States. If you are facing a New York drug law case you will need an experienced attorney to help you navigate your possible resolutions and get the results you need.
Your case will involve factors including the amount and type of drug you are accused of trafficking, possessing, selling or intending to sell.
Drug crime offenses include:
- Drug Conspiracy
- Drug Trafficking
- Simple Drug Possession
- Drug Distribution
- Drug Manufacture
- Possession with Intent to Distribute
- Prescription Fraud
These offenses can result in a wide range of penalties, including:
- Community service
- Drug abuse treatment programs
A New York drug arrest for possession or sale can be sometimes result in additional charges, including:
- Proximity to a school zone
- Participation in a larger conspiracy
- Weapons charges
- Driving while ability impaired (DWAI)
Choose Hillman Law to Protect Your Case
If you or are loved one are facing a drug crime charge in New York, take the first step to protect yourself against serious charges and contact a us at Hillman Law. We understand how important it is to build a strong defense against the charges you face.