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What Do Prosecutors Have To Prove For Possession Of Intent To Distribute?

Posted on : October 22, 2018
Criminal Defense Attorney, Thomas Kokonowski
When you are arrested for the possession of drugs, it typically will fall under one or two categories — simple possession for personal use or possession with intent to distribute. Often, police officers and prosecutors will attempt to push for a possession with intent to distribute conviction, even if the evidence is completely there. Here’s […]

Drug Trafficking Laws in Massachusetts

Posted on : July 27, 2017
Massachusetts Drug Trafficking Lawyer
The far majority of drug crime arrests in Massachusetts are for smaller crimes like possession. Also, there are some drug trafficking cases. If you are charged with trafficking drugs in the Commonwealth, take the charges seriously. In fact, your life can be drastically and permanently changed if found guilty. Here’s what you need to know […]

What You Need to Know About Methamphetamine Charges

Posted on : May 7, 2017
Massachusetts Drug Crimes Attorney
Although Massachusetts legalized medical and recreational marijuana, methamphetamine crimes are penalized harshly. Whether you are in possession of methamphetamine or charged with trafficking, you face serious penalties. Here’s what you need to know and how to fight against methamphetamine charges. Possession of Methamphetamine The possession of methamphetamine, a Class B drug, is penalized as follows: First Offense: […]

Caught Trading or Selling Prescription Pills? Get Legal Help

Posted on : December 9, 2016
Massachusetts Prescription Drug Attorney
Some people don’t think twice about giving their friend a pain pill when they have a headache, or an anxiety pill when they’re facing a tough situation. Or they might have some extras that they didn’t take and want to make a few bucks off them. Federal law prohibits giving or selling prescription drugs to […]

How to Handle an OUI Drugs

Posted on : November 8, 2016
Massachusetts DUI of Drugs
An OUI of drugs is a serious charge and if you’re found guilty, you stand to incur severe, life-altering punishments. You can mount the strongest possible defense, which is crucial when you are arrested on charges of driving under the influence of drugs, when you hire a seasoned criminal defense lawyer. Here are some questions […]