1. A drug conviction in Texas will result in the loss of your driver’s license. That will then create surcharges and reinstatement fees and fines that can run about $1000. You will in addition have to take the Drug Offender Education Program (D. O. E. P. ).
This school is for people who have been charged with a misdemeanor or felony drug offense. This school will satisfy the requirement for education because of a revoked driver’s license. The standardized program is 15 hours in duration taught in three-hour sections.
2. A conviction for drugs can result in your losing eligibility for some types of federal financial aid for school. Many schools may get rid of you in the event that the drug offense was perpetrated on school property. So not only can you lose your driver’s license, you may also lose your diploma or degree.
3. In the event that you have been charged with a drug crime, it is almost a guarantee that you will be examined for drugs eventually. That may be while your on bond and even the very first time you go to court. Marijuana can keep in your system for up to Six weeks. Items intended to beat the system do not really work, so you should not count on them. Do not do drugs of any assortment while on bond or you risk having your bond terminated and going to jail. Additionally, you now appear to be an active illegal drug user to the court room making your case substantially more problematic.
4. Drug remains for example incredibly tiny amounts in a pipe or plastic bag is a felony if it is a controlled drug. Marijuana needs to be a useful amount to be a crime.
5. The most typical ways drug cases are beaten are either that there was an Illegal Search and Seizure or that there was insufficiency of Affirmative Links concerning a defendant and the drugs. In cases where the search was bad, the evidence can be suppressed. Affirmative Links arguments are instances such as when there are Four people in a vehicle and the state cannot establish the drugs belonged to any specific person. Also known as, it was the other guy not me.
Harris County Drug Lawyer Andy Nolen has used both of these procedures to have felony and misdemeanor illegal drug cases dismissed.
6. The State must also show that the drugs were in fact drugs. Requiring that the “drugs” in question were in actual fact drugs can sometimes get a case dismissed.
Harris County Drug Lawyer Andy Nolen not long ago had a felony possession of a controlled substances charge dismissed after requiring the state to analyze the “x pill”. Came out, it wasn’t ecstasy at all and the case was dismissed. The thrilled client had a very unhappy brother who was also charged with the same thing but obtained a court appointed lawyer who plead him guilty and he is now on Four years felony probation for nothing! If he violates his probation, they can not reconsider the evidence they may revoke him and incarcerate him.
Harris County Drug Lawyer Andy Nolen has practiced law for 20 years and has represented over 3000 clients and had hundreds of cases dismissed. He has successfully helped people with all types of drug cases from possession of drug paraphernalia to multi kilo cocaine case. Please call Attorney Andy Nolen to discuss your case for free at 832-480-8951.
ELYRIA, Ohio - Elyria Police, Lorain Police and the Lorain County Sheriff's Department arrested 34 people—all related to each other in some way—in connection with $400,000 of cocaine seized.
The investigation started last year and ramped up in the past two months, culminating in the arrests Friday, March 13 and Monday, March 16, investigators said during a press conference Wednesday.
Authorities seized 3.4 kilos of cocaine, worth $400,000, five guns and $85,000 in cash.
Houston Man Among those arrested!!