There are a number of drugs that a person can be convicted of possessing. Like most people facing drug charges, you have the option of pleading guilty or not guilty when you face your day in court. How you choose to plead is up to you, but should you decide to plead not guilty and fight the drug charges, there are a number of defenses you can use. The following are defenses that a person can use when they have been charged with drug possession: Unlawful search and seizure. Entrapment. Drugs belong to another person. Seized substance was not an illicit drug. Should a person use any of … [Read more...] about What defenses can be used against a drug possession charge?
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Juveniles are capable of committing illegal acts that will land them in prison or on probation. While many get away with the crimes they commit, there are some who are caught and end up having to face their day in court. It is only fair that they have consequences for their actions, but not all juvenile crimes warrant a harsh punishment. Being charged with a crime is a scary thing. Luckily, it is not something they have to go through alone. Whether the person facing charges is an adult or juvenile, when this happens, they have the option to hire an attorney to help their case. Often, they … [Read more...] about An attorney may help you avoid a harsh sentence