People who have been charged with possession with intent to distribute or deliver a drug often resort to pleading guilty to the charges. They believe that because they did have drugs on them, they cannot possibly fight the charges. Those people, who often feel defeated already, don’t think they need a lawyer. This simply isn’t … Continue reading Do You Need A Lawyer To Plead Guilty To Possession With Intent?
The main distinction between possession and possession with intent to deliver is the intent of the person caught with the contraband. In other words, if the intent is to further distribute the contraband, then a possession with intent to deliver charge would be the appropriate charge. If intent is simply personal use, then possession would be the appropriate charge.
A false drug arrest falls under the category of a wrongful arrest or false imprisonment, and occurs when someone wrongfully holds you against your will or takes you into custody for drugs. Many false arrests usually starts out as a false accusation, in which an unfounded or unsubstantiated allegation is made against a person. False … Continue reading Can I Sue For A False Drug Arrest?