Choose Experience When You are Charged With a Marijuana Offense
If you have been charged with a marijuana crime, it is important to consult with an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Attorney Ian F. Mann has successfully defended clients against marijuana charges ranging from simple possession to drug trafficking. A marijuana charge is a serious legal matter. Put your case in trusted hands.
If you are facing a marijuana drug possession charge in Fort Myers, contact the law office of Ian F. Mann today online or by telephone at 239-935-5935 or toll free at 866-416-1488 to speak with an experienced Fort Myers marijuana defense attorney.
Misdemeanor Marijuana Charges
Possession of less than 20 ounces of marijuana is a misdemeanor offense in Florida. Possession of drug paraphernalia is also a misdemeanor. These crimes are punishable by up to a $1,000 fine and 12 months in jail. Also, your driver’s license will be suspended automatically if found guilty of most drug crimes.
Felony Marijuana Charges
Felony marijuana charges carry extreme penalties, ranging from five to 30 years in prison and $5,000 to $200,000 in fines. The severity of the punishment is generally determined by the amount of marijuana involved.
Possession of more than 20 ounces of marijuana is a third-degree felony. Selling any amount of marijuana is also a third-degree felony.
A marijuana conviction can have consequences that go beyond jail time and fines. If convicted, you may wind up losing your job and have trouble finding a new one. You may be deemed ineligible for public benefits such as state financial aid, public housing and the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship. You may be denied the right to carry a firearm. Attorney Ian F. Mann has extensive experience defending clients against marijuana charges and knows how to protect his clients from all of the consequences of a marijuana conviction.
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If you are facing marijuana charges, time is of the essence. Contact attorney Ian F. Mann today online or by telephone at 239-935-5935 or toll free at 866-416-1488 to speak with a knowledgeable Fort Myers marijuana defense attorney.