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Drug Distribution Defense

Criminal Defense Attorney Alan BaumCriminal Defense Attorney Eric Chase

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Our approach to defending drug crime charges is successful because we aggressively defend our clients' rights. Call us right now at (800) 459-2500 so we can help choose the course of action that is right for you.

Drug Distribution

California Penal Code 2002:

Health & Safety Code ยง 11012:

"Distribute" means to deliver other than by administering or dispensing a controlled substance.

Our approach to defending drug crime charges is successful because we aggressively defend our clients' rights. Call us right now at (800) 459-2500 so we can help choose the course of action that is right for you.

Don't Become a Casualty of the War on Drugs

While some may view drug use and the distribution of drugs as a "victimless crime," the government views drug distribution as a direct contributor to violent crime. The federal government is leading a well funded war on drugs that measures its success by the number of arrests made and the size of drug busts. Drug distribution charges are pursued very seriously at both the state and federal level.

The popularity of drugs leads many people to think of drug crimes such as distribution as minor offenses. Do not underestimate the seriousness of drug distribution charges. Most states have minimum sentencing guidelines that include prison time for drug distribution, possession, trafficking and manufacturing.

Even a simple marijuana possession charge can result in a criminal record that makes it very difficult to find employment. If the quantity is sufficient, you can even find yourself in prison.

A serious concern if you are facing drug distribution charges is whether the federal government is involved. Even if the charge is originally handled by your state, it can easily be handed to federal authorities.

The federal government has an entire agency whose purpose is to obtain drug distribution convictions. Federal agents are experts in using high pressure tactics to obtain confessions and negotiate plea bargains that can land you in prison. Federal convictions carry severe required prison sentences based on Federal Sentencing Guidelines. Furthermore, under federal law, you will be required to fulfill 85% to 90% of your sentencing time without the possibility of parole.

Serious Charges Require Serious Defense

At The Criminal Defense Group, we have created a special department to handle drug distribution charges. It includes experienced defense attorneys who have worked as federal prosecutors and have inside knowledge of the federal and state criminal process.

Our willingness to fight drug distribution and trafficking charges regardless of the cost to us has generated phenomenal results for our clients. One of the keys to our success is the vast team of specialists we have at our disposal to fight overzealous prosecutors at all levels of the government.

If you have or someone you know may be facing drug distribution charges, please do not hesitate to call us at (800) 459-2500 for a free, confidential initial consultation. Early intervention is critical to obtaining the best results.

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Our unique firm philosophy makes this powerful defense force available for the first time. If you or someone you know has been or may be accused of a crime, we encourage you to call now for a free consultation. Early intervention is the key to our mutual success.

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We understand that you have a choice of who you select to defend you in court. Discover why The Criminal Defense Group is the right choice. Call now for a free consultation at (800) 209-4331.