Henderson Drug Possession Charge
In some situations, a person accused of drug possession in Nevada may be at risk of facing felony charges. It is important to involve a Las Vegas criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible to ensure that your constitutional rights and interests are protected from the start.
Penalties For Drug Possession In Las Vegas, Henderson And North Las Vegas
The type of drug involved in a drug possession charge, as well as the amount will impact the potential charges and the final sentencing upon a conviction. Furthermore, the presence of any items that may indicate an intent to distribute may give rise to enhanced charges. Possession with intent and possession of drug paraphernalia are specific offenses related to drug possession that may affect any potential penalties that you may face if convicted.
In some cases, a defendant accused of drug possession may be eligible for alternative sentencing, most often a drug rehabilitation or treatment program to avoid imprisonment and/or conviction. This is most often an option available to first time drug offenders with no prior criminal record, and to juveniles.
Involving an attorney is one of the most important actions you can take in the face of allegations or charges of drug possession. With the level of experience, legal knowledge and commitment Las Vegas drug possession attorney Parviz Heshmati brings to the table, you can count on receiving the level of representation and service your case deserves.
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