Drug Crime Offenses in Century City, CA
Sherman Oaks Criminal Defense Attorney
Controlled substances are divided into five "schedules." The
most addictive substances have the highest potential for abuse and are
deemed Schedule I drugs, while the least addictive substances have the
lowest potential for abuse and are Schedule V drugs.
Schedule I drugs include: heroin, cocaine, LSD, and other highly addictive drugs with no
accepted medical use in California. Various criminal offenses that you
could be charged with regarding these controlled substances include possession,
cultivation, distribution, transporting, importing, or smuggling.
Depending on the schedule of substance and the amount that was found at
the time of your arrest, you could face a range of serious penalties if
convicted. In addition, the discretion of the prosecution can have an
effect on the severity of your charges. Various
misdemeanor drug offenses can include penalties of up to 1 year in jail and fines up to $6,000 upon
conviction. If you are charged with manufacturing a controlled substance,
then you could face up to seven years in prison along with other fines
Defending You Against Drug Crime Charges
Taub & Taub, P.C., our Century City criminal defense attorneys are dedicated to providing
our clients with the representation that they need in order to effectively
pursue their goals and desires regarding the outcomes of their cases.
With hundreds of jury and bench trials completed and many successful appeal
cases that we have handled, as well as a combined 40 years of experience,
we can use our skill and knowledge to improve your situation. Our primary
mission is to help our clients achieve their goals and desires regarding
Contact our firm today to discuss your case and to learn more about how we can help you.