Drug crimes are penalized harshly in Arizona. Additionally, each county may be more aggressive in their prosecution of drug crimes. For example, Yavapai County is ruthless and relentless in how they treat defendant’s accused of possession or sale of drugs.
These crimes often carry prison sentences. It is important to have an aggressive attorney representing your interests
Possession of Meth, Fentanyl and many other drugs are class 4 felonies.
Addiction is often a big cause for a person’s use of drugs. If you suffer from addiction and have been charged with possession of any drug, Mr. Thornley can assist you in navigating the legal system. If there is a pathway to dismissing the charge, Mr. Thornley will find it.
Proposition 207 – LEGAL MARIJUANA – A.R.S. § 36-2852
Proposition 207 has changed the landscape in Arizona for penalties revolving around Marijuana. Marijuana is now legal to possess not more than 1 ounce of marijuana flower and not more than 5 grams of concentrate.
- It is also legal to grow and cultivate not more than 12 plants.
- It is still illegal to sell Marijuana without a dispensary license.