Possession of Prescription Drugs in Clinton Township


If you possess a prescription drug without a valid prescription, you can face criminal penalties that are similar to those you would face if caught in possession of cocaine, meth, or another restricted narcotic. Anyone who is accused of possession of a prescription drug in Clinton Township should speak to an experienced drug defense lawyer as soon as possible and begin working to protect against conviction and serious penalties. With our skilled defense lawyers on your side, you can aggressively combat the claims made by police and prosecutors, and defend your freedom even as efforts are made to put you behind bars. Our attorneys know what it takes to win in drug crime cases, and are prepared to begin applying proven defense strategies to your case right away.

Contact trial lawyer Scott Grabel or another member of our experienced team now for a free initial case consultation. With well over a decade of experience, Scott Grabel knows what it takes to achieve exceptional results in even the most difficult cases. Contact our team as soon as possible so that we can begin applying our aggressive and effective defense strategies to your unique case. Our firm is available 24/7 for client in Clinton and statewide.

Our firm has extensive experience fighting for clients who have been charged with possession of a variety of different prescription drugs, including OxyContin, Vicodin, morphine, medical marijuana, and prescription forms. We can walk you through the steps you need to take to avoid wrongful conviction, and continuously consult with you to ensure you are fully informed of every legal option available to you throughout each stage of your case. Call now or contact us online for a free case consultation and learn more about prescription drug possession defense in Clinton.

Michigan Possession of Prescription Drugs Laws

Throughout Clinton and surrounding counties, prescription drugs are listed in distinct schedules, the most severely restricted being Schedule 1 and Schedule 2. If you are convicted of illegally possessing any controlled substance, it is critical that you begin working with an experienced drug crime defense attorney as soon as possible. Grabel & Associates is available 24/7 to begin working with clients statewide, and we can immediately begin guiding you to the best possible case outcome. Contact our firm now for a free initial case consultation and learn more about defending against prescription drug possession charges.

Just because a drug has an accepted medical use, it does not mean police and prosecutors will go lighter on offenders. Illegally possessing a prescription narcotic can be an extremely serious offense, resulting in jail time, fines, a criminal record, and other penalties. Contact our team now to fight back against misdemeanor or felony conviction.

Criminal Penalties for Possession of Prescription Drugs

If you are convicted of possessing an illegal drug other than marijuana, you can face felony conviction. If you are convicted of possessing a Schedule 1 or 2 narcotic, you could face up to four years behind bars and a fine of up to $25,000, even for an amount under 50 grams. If you are convicted of possessing a larger amount between 50 and 450 grams, you could face up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000. Any other amount under 1kg could lead to up to 30 years behind bars and a fine of $500,000. Possession of a Schedule 1 or 2 prescription drug in any amount over 1 kg can lead to life imprisonment and a fine of up to $1,000,000.

The penalties you can face if convicted of possessing other prescription narcotics in Clinton can vary, depending on the Schedule, amount, and other circumstances involved in the case. Contact our firm now to learn more about how your specific situation could be affected by drug crime laws.

Clinton Township Prescription Drug Crimes Representation

At Grabel & Associates, we understand how frustrating it can be to be wrongly accused of illegally possessing a prescription narcotic. Our team is committed to doing whatever we can to assist you in fighting back against police and prosecutors, and we are always available to begin crafting an individualized defense approach after reviewing all the details of your case.

Contact Grabel & Associates for Prescription Drug Crime Defense

To speak to an experienced defense attorney, call 1-800-342-7896 now or contact Grabel & Associates online now. We are available 24/7 to begin working with you as you battle back against felony drug crime conviction.