Fort Worth Drug Trafficking Lawyer
Drug Crime Attorney Serving Texas
While some drugs are more dangerous and easily abused than others, any
crime involving illegal compound substances can incur penalties that can
affect a person's life for years to come.
Attorney David Sloane has been practicing
criminal defense for over two decades and has a firm grasp on drug laws. As a seasoned
Fort Worth drug crimes attorney, he understands the pressure you are under and is willing to do whatever
he can to fight for your future. His direct experience with trafficking
crimes can provide the reassurance you need during this time.
What penalties could I be facing?
Before charging you with any penalties, the court must first determine
the seriousness of your trafficking crime. This includes the drugs that
were involved and the amount being trafficked. In order to be convicted,
there must be proof that you acted with full knowledge when transporting
Texas operates under the laws set in place by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency.
Federal drug trafficking crimes are punishable by the following:
Schedule I and II drugs: Up to 30 years in prison and/or fines up to $10 million
Schedule III drugs: Up to 10 years in prison and/or fines up to $2 million
Schedule IV drugs: Up to 6 years in prison and/or fines up to $2 million
Schedule V drugs: Up to 2 years in prison and/or fines up to $500,000
The court may impose more serious charges if the offense was in a school
or other protected zone.
Get the Tough Defense Your Case Requires
Attorney David Sloane will provide you with personalized counsel throughout the entirety of
your case and will deliver a focused, hard-hitting defense in your favor.
Drug trafficking defenses can include:
- Mistaking the trafficked drugs for something different
- Transporting the drugs out of fear or while under duress
- Lack of knowledge
You need a Fort Worth drug crimes attorney on your side and David Sloane
is the man for the job.
Contact his firm today and schedule your free case evaluation.