In Arizona, there are several criminal charges related to possession of illegal substances. These offenses can be charged as felonies and/or misdemeanors. Without hiring a seasoned and confident criminal defense attorney with a proven track record it may difficult to overcome the harsh consequences resulting from the drug offenses listed below.
Some of these offenses are as follows:
A.R.S. 13-3405 makes it illegal to
- Possess or use marijuana.
- Possess marijuana for sale.
- Produce marijuana.
- Transport marijuana for sale.
A.R.S. 13-3415 makes it illegal to
- Possess drug paraphernalia.
A.R.S. 13-3407 makes it illegal to
- Possess or use a dangerous drug.
- Possess a dangerous drug for sale.
- Possess equipment or chemicals, or both, for the purpose of manufacturing a dangerous drug.
- Manufacture a dangerous drug.
- Administer a dangerous drug to another person.
- Obtain or procure the administration of a dangerous drug by fraud, deceit, misrepresentation or subterfuge.
- Transport a dangerous drug for sale.
A full list of dangerous drugs in Arizona is available at ARS §13-3401. Most common are methamphetamine, other types of amphetamines, prescription medications and other drugs.