San Antonio Drug Trafficking and Distribution Lawyer

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Texas has a reputation for having the strictest laws regarding drug trafficking and distribution. If you are charged with this crime, the state will do everything in its power to convict you and slap you with hefty fines and jail sentences. If you or a loved one is facing these charges, the Law Office of Jesse Hernandez can help. San Antonio drug trafficking Attorney Jesse Hernandez is a former public defender with 1,000+ cases under his belt. He has the experience you deserve.

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Penalties for Drug Trafficking

If you are charged with distributing or delivering illegal substances, you will be facing serious penalties. Texas Penal Code breaks the penalties into various groups depending on the type of drug and the amount in your possession.

Opiates & Hallucinogenic Substances:

  • Less than 1g: 180 days to 2 years in jail & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • 1-200g: 5 years to life in prison & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • 200-400g: 10 years to life in prison & $100,000 in fines.
  • 400g+: 15 to life in prison & $250,000 in fines.

LSD:

  • Less than 20 units: 180 days to 2 years in jail & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • 20-80 units: 2 to 20 years in prison & up to $10,000 in fines
  • 80-4,000 units: 5 years to life in prison & $10,000 in fines.
  • 4,000+ units: 15 to life in prison & $250,000 in fines.

Synthetic Chemical Compounds Mimicking Naturally Occurring Cannabinoids:

  • Less than 2oz: 180 days or less in jail OR up to $2,000 in fines.
  • 2-4oz: 1 year in jail OR up to $4,000 in fines.
  • 4oz-5lb: 180 days to 2 years in jail & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • 5-50lb: 2 to 10 years in prison & up to $10,000 in fines
  • 50-2,000: 2 to 20 years in prison & up to $10,000 in fines
  • 2,000lb+: 5 years to life in prison & up to $50,000 in fines

Stimulants, Depressants, Narcotics, Stimulants, Steroids, & Peyote:

  • Less than 28g: 180 days to 2 years in jail & up to $10,000 in fines.
  • 28-200g: 2 to 20 years in prison & up to $10,000 in fines
  • 200-400g: 5 years to life in prison & up to $10,000 in fines
  • 400g+: 10 to life in prison & $100,000 in fines.

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If you or a loved one is facing these harsh penalties, you need the seasoned help of a San Antonio drug trafficking lawyer. Attorney Jesse Hernandez is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Get the experienced legal help you deserve! Call 210-265-6564 today!