Drug Crimes

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Ranked: The 4 Most Common Drug Offenses in South Carolina

Over half a million people are incarcerated for drug offenses in the United States of America. Additionally, the police make over a million arrests on drug possession charges alone in a given year. Other drug offenses include drug trafficking, manufacturing of drugs, distribution of drugs, and DUIs. This article looks at the most common drug offenses in…
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What to Do If You’re Charged for Possession With Intent to Distribute

In 2018, over 1.6 million people were arrested for drug law violations. Of those arrests, 1.4 million of them were for drug possession. If you are facing charges of possession with intent to distribute, you’ll want to retain an attorney as soon as possible to protect yourself. Read on to learn more about how you…
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The Different Drug Classes and Drug Possession Penalties

Almost 1,600,000 people were arrested for drug violations in the U.S. in 2016. More than 84% of the arrests were for possession of a controlled substance. Were you charged with possession of a controlled substance in South Carolina? Drug possession penalties vary depending on the drug classification. Read on to learn more about drug classifications…
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Why You Need a Criminal Drug Lawyer

Being charged with possession of marijuana or another controlled substance in the state of South Carolina is serious business. If you are facing this kind of criminal charge, you need the help of an experienced drug lawyer. Here are four reasons why you need to retain an attorney with a strong background in criminal drug…
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