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Illegal Use of Prescription Drugs

This is a serious criminal offense, typically charged as a felony with potential jail time.

Law enforcement in Los Angeles targets individuals illegally using or possessing prescription drugs, including the following:

  • Vicodin
  • Oxycontin
  • Hydrocodone
  • Methadone
  • Percodan
  • Ritalin
  • Xanax

In any prescription drug possession case, it is important for you to immediately obtain legal representation from an experienced criminal defense attorney. In some drug possession cases, a person’s search and seizure rights may have been violated, or they had a lawful right to possess the drug. In other cases, negotiations to fight for alternative sentencing may be the best option.


Illegal Use of Prescription Drugs Defense Attorney

With over 80 years of combined experience, the team of criminal defense attorneys at Schwartz & Weinrieb will design a strategy to defend you against any drug possession charge.