Heroin, OxyContin, Opiates, Percocet, Morphine, Vicodin, Methadone, Ecstacy … all restricted or illegal drug or regulated non-prescription drugs are a major concern in the media and with prosecutors. LIves are ruined, both through the ravages of addiction, as well as from legal consequences from arrest and conviction.
As the legal system tries to figure out whether severe punishment or rehabilitation and education should be used to combat drug-related problems, people receive significant jail penalties, or relapse and continue to live with a monkey on the back.
An increasing number of court focus more on treatment and rehabilitation, as opposed to locking up non-violent offenders and throwing away the key. This can result in avoiding life-long felony records in some cases and the social and employment stigma therewith.
As more and more people are being arrested by aggressive policing, questions arise as to the legitimacy of searches, arrests and evidence seized in connection therewith.
Attorney Robert M. Courtney and David J. Molter each have over 35 years of experience in defending drug cases, including marijuana, cocaine, fraudulent prescriptions to obtain drugs and any other type of alleged drug offense.
Very serious penalties can be imposed in drug cases along with incarceration.
We can help you and can offer a free initial consultation.