Selling Drugs To Minors Defense
Delaware Drug Charge Defense Lawyers
The sale of drugs, whether they are street drugs or illegally obtained prescription medications, is a crime in Delaware. Selling drugs is a felony in Delaware and brings with it very severe consequences.
A drug crime arrest in Delaware will be much more severe if you are caught selling them to a minor (anyone under the age of 16). If you have been charged with selling drugs to minors in Delaware, you need to speak with a Delaware Drug Defense Lawyer.
Contact us if you have been charged with selling drugs to a minor in Delaware. Our Dover, Delaware law office can be reached at 302 697 2499. Our Georgetown, Delaware law office can be contacted at 302 855 9300. You may also email Delaware Criminal Lawyers at the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay here.
Penalties For Selling Drugs To Minors In Delaware
For first offenses, selling drugs to minors is charged as a felony. The type of drug will depend on what class of felony you are charged with. Each conviction carries with it a 1-year mandatory prison sentence. Subsequent offenses bring about more severe consequences.
If you are also a minor and caught selling drugs to minors, you can be charged as an adult. You still face very serious charges and prison sentences. Your top priority should be consulting with an experienced Delaware Drug Crime Lawyer.
How A Delaware Drug Lawyer Can Help You
If you are ultimately convicted of selling drugs to a minor in Delaware, you will be facing mandatory jail time, fines, fees and court costs. The severity of the sentencing is directly related to the type of drug you were selling and your previous criminal history.
It is important to keep in mind that you have rights, and they need to be protected. Retaining Mr. Phillips as your attorney will ensure that they are protected and that you are treated fairly in court.
Call A Delaware Criminal Attorney For A Free Consultation
Do not hesitate to call Sussex County Delaware Criminal Lawyers in the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay to discuss your case. We can be reached at 302 855 9300 or 302 697 2499. You can also email Drug Crime Attorneys at the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay here. Let us defend you to the best of our ability.