Los Angeles Drug Sales Criminal Defense Attorney
Any time you are accused of a drug offense in California, you face the risk of severe punishment if convicted. A Drug sales charge in California is a felony offense.
If you have been arrested and accused of drug sales under California Health & Safety Code Section 11351, we invite you to contact our office for a free consultation with an highly experienced drug sales criminal defense attorney in Los Angeles, CA. Don’t wait to seek help, while the prosecution prepares their case against you. Your freedom is the best investment you can make. Consequently, the choice of legal representation is highly important to the outcome of your drug offense case. How your case is handled from the outset can have a huge impact on the success of your defense strategy before and during trial.
During drug sales cases the prosecutors will attempt to prove that certain conditions of drug sale were present such as:
- Drugs were packaged in a manner that is easy for sales
- Scales for weighing quantities of drugs were found
- An excessive amount of free cash was found
- Large quantity of drugs were found
- Officers or investigators witnesses drivers stopping by and or entering premises and staying for only a short period of time
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Health and Safety Code Section 11351
California Health and Safety Code Section 11351 is a felony offense in the State of California. Pursuant to H&S 11351, it is a crime to possess controlled dangerous substances for the purpose of selling them to others. Controlled dangerous substances include illegal drugs (e.g., cocaine and heroin), as well as common prescription-only drugs and powerful painkillers (e.g., oxycodone, hydrocodone, and codeine). A good criminal defense lawyer will attempt to challenge several aspects of your charge including such issues like the violations of probable cause in search and seizure, arrest errors, lab errors, the chain of custody of evidence and other matters that if brought to the court’s attention could put doubt into the minds of the judge or jury about your guilt.
Drug sales crimes range from simple sale of marijuana to sale of large quantities of heroin or cocaine. charge to a possession charge with intent to sell.
Manuelian Law Firm
Address: 633 W 5th Street #5710, Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone: (213) 401-2777