Orlando Prescription Drug Charges Lawyers
Most people associate drug crimes with illegal drugs like marijuana, cocaine and methamphetamines. The frequency of drug crimes involving prescriptions has increased tremendously. Due to overdoses, prescription drug fatalities and addiction, prescription drug crimes have become one of the most important targets for law enforcement in recent years.
Many people are surprised to find themselves charged with prescription drug crimes. They feel that they obtained valid prescriptions from doctors, so they should not be in violation of any laws. However, Florida laws are becoming stricter regarding the quantity of the pharmaceuticals possessed and the details surrounding the acquisition of prescription drugs. If you are facing any type of prescription drug charge, Orlando attorneys Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law, can help you.
For experienced criminal defense against prescription drug charges in central Florida, contact Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law, for a free initial consultation. Both of our criminal defense lawyers are former prosecutors and have focused our entire careers on criminal law matters. We understand criminal defense from both sides.
Prescription Drug Charge
Although prescription drugs are legal, only those who have valid prescriptions from duly licensed doctors can possess prescription drugs, and only up to the amount prescribed. There are many different crimes in the context of prescription drugs. We can help defend you against a wide range of prescription drug charges, including:
- Prescription fraud
- Illegal sale of prescription drugs
- Illegal possession of prescription drugs
- Doctor shopping
- Altering prescriptions
- OxyContin/prescription drug trafficking
- Prescription pad theft
- Drug charges involving federally controlled drugs
We will look at the facts of your case, research the specific incidents surrounding the state’s investigations, the stop and arrest and review every aspect of the state’s interactions with you regarding the prescription drug charges. We will do everything we can to help you obtain the best results possible in your case.