Florida law defines drug trafficking as any individual who knowingly participates in the selling, distribution, manufacture, or delivery of a controlled substance or illegal drug. It is considered an extremely serious criminal offense and state laws often serve a heavy hand in justice when charging those arrested of drug trafficking.
If you’ve been arrested or are being investigated for drug trafficking, we strongly urge you to contact Tinny, Meyer & Piccarreto, P.A. today to begin building your defense. As our client, you can trust that we will be thorough in our investigations and challenge the evidence that is presented against you.
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Drug trafficking crimes are considered a first-degree felony in Florida and carry mandatory minimum sentences – these laws set minimum penalties for certain crimes that judges cannot lower. The severity of the penalties depend on the type of drug involved, the amount, and whether this is your first or subsequent offense.
A drug trafficking conviction can include the following penalties:
Our firm is made up of former prosecutors who know the ins and outs of common prosecution tactics. Our unique set of skills and knowledge allows us to build effective criminal defense strategies for those facing charges. Our Clearwater drug crime lawyers strive to offer personalized solutions and provide frequent updates on all case developments. Regardless of the obstacles your case presents, you can rest assure that we will work tirelessly to safeguard your future and rights.
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