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4 Ways Your Drug Charges May be Dropped

August 7, 2013

Drug crimes are some of the most common criminal offenses prosecuted each year. Many different types of substances are “controlled,” or are classified as illegal to possess, use, distribute or abuse. Depending on a variety of factors, such as the type of drug and the amount of drugs involved in a particular case, a wide range of penalties can apply.

It is possible to avoid some of these potential drug penalties by having drug charges dropped in a drug case. Although this is not possible in all cases, many defendants succeed in having the charges against them reduced or dismissed. There are a few tips that can help defendants in their fight to have their drug possession charges dropped.