Heroin is a controlled substance in Florida. If charged with simple possession of heroin, you are being charged with a 3rd degree felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison and up to a $5000 fine. You will also lose your driver’s license for two years for any heroin possession conviction if you are adjudicated guilty. Depending on other circumstances, such as the weight of the alleged heroin or the facts surrounding your arrest, you may be charged with more serious criminal drug charges such as: trafficking, possession of heroin with intent to sell or deliver, sale and delivery of heroin, or other drug charges based on the facts of your case.
With one of our experienced Orlando criminal attorneys at your side, you always have options to deal with your heroin case. Depending on the circumstances and your criminal history, you may be eligible for a favorable plea agreement that would limit the damage associated with a heroin possession conviction. Our Orlando drug lawyers will review the State’s evidence, present legal challenges, and take your case to trial if necessary to fight your heroin charges. Call one of our experienced heroin possession attorneys today at (407) 956-2172 for a confidential case consultation to discuss your particular situation and determine the right next step for you.
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