Charged With Drug Importation?
Counsel from a Proven Phoenix Drug Crime Lawyer
Drug importation, or transportation, is considered a very serious crime
in Arizona. It is often assumed that those accused are part of larger
drug activity and that the importation is a means to supply and distribute
to dealers and, ultimately, communities. As such, there are harsh penalties
outlined for these crimes that include extensive fines and significant
This is why it is absolutely critical that those accused retain the highest
quality legal counsel. At Law Offices of Joshua S. Davidson, PLC,
our firm was founded by a former prosecutor who knows just how unforgiving Arizona's
"presumptive" and "aggravated" sentences can be for
those convicted. Attorney Davidson has been on both sides of the courtroom
and has lent that unique insight to countless
criminal defense cases, navigating his clients to the best possible outcome.
If you have been charged with importation or transportation, the time to
act is now.
Call our Phoenix drug crime attorney to schedule a
case evaluation today.
Drug Importation Penalties in Arizona
Like all felonies in Arizona, drug importation is subjected to serious
and life-altering penalties. If there are aggravating factors, you could
be up against even more severe consequences.
Basic penalties for drug importation can include:
Less than 2lbs of drugs: Up to 3 years in prison
Less than 2lbs of drugs, aggravated: Up to 8 years and 9 months in prison
2lbs or more of drugs: Up to 5 years in prison
2lbs or more of drugs, aggravated: Up to 12 and half years in prison
Other penalties, like fines, probation, and community service may apply
to your charges. To find out what specific penalties you could be facing,
call our firm today. These maximum penalties can be reduced or avoided
all together with proper and assertive legal representation.