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Clearwater Prescription Fraud Lawyers

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Have you or a loved one been accused of prescription fraud? The team of Clearwater criminal defense attorneys at Tinny Meyer & Piccarreto, P.A. knows what it takes to defend you against these serious drug crime allegations. When it comes to your rights and freedoms, you should not trust just anyone. Our team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer your questions.

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What Is Considered Prescription Fraud?

Generally speaking, obtaining prescription drugs through misrepresentations or through false documentation is considered fraud. Some of the most common examples of prescription fraud include:

  • Doctor shopping in order to obtain multiple prescriptions
  • Lying about your condition in order to obtain a prescription
  • Stealing a doctor’s pad and forging a prescription or using his computer to do so
  • Making alterations to a written prescription
  • Impersonating a doctor to obtain a prescription

Penalties for Prescription Fraud

Because prescription fraud can be committed in such a wide variety of ways, the punishments likewise vary. At the very least, a conviction will lead to a fine and jail time. At the worst, you could face a long jail sentence and a massive fine. You can expect the following:

  • Misdemeanor: 60 days to 1 year jail sentence & up to $1,000 in fines
  • Felony: 5 to 30 year jail sentence and up to $10,000 in fines

Get the Seasoned Help You Need

The Clearwater criminal defense attorneys at Tinny, Meyer & Piccarreto, P.A. have 35+ years of experience defending the accused. If you or a loved one has been accused of prescription fraud, you need high-quality counsel devoted to your defense.

We offer personalized solutions and one-on-one attention. Get started today by contacting our firm at (727) 245-9009 or by filling out our contact form.

What You Receive As Our Client

Our Promise to You
  • 35+ years of collective legal experience working for your advantage
  • High- quality counsel from two former Assistant District Attorneys
  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer your questions
  • Open communication and regular updates on all case developments
  • Work directly with an attorney who is devoted to your success
  • Personalized solutions and one-on-one attention

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