Craig Williams, Attorney at Law, PLLC
Menu Contact
Experienced. Trusted. Aggressive.

Arizona still takes a hard stance against marijuana

These days, not everyone views marijuana as "the gateway drug." Many people believe that marijuana is not as harmful and dangerous as it had been made out to be in the past. In fact, some states are starting to decriminalize marijuana by significantly reducing the penalties associated with possession of the drug. And, a few states have even made the possession and sale of marijuana legal, either for medicinal purposes or recreationally.

However, the sale and possession of marijuana is still against the law in Arizona and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. In addition, what is considered drug paraphernalia may be a lot broader than one thinks. For example, if a person is found with marijuana in the pocket of their jacket, that jacket may be deemed drug paraphernalia. This may seem ridiculous, but it does not erase the fact that being convicted of possessing drug paraphernalia will only add to the penalties associated with the original marijuana possession charge.

Too many people are finding that the entire course of their futures are being affected by marijuana charges. Whether it is a marijuana DUI, possession, sale or trafficking of the drug, these charges can lead to serious penalties. A person may be fined, incarcerated and they will have a criminal record that will haunt them long after their sentence has been served.

No one deserves to have their entire future tarnished by drug charges. That is why those facing such charges will want to formulate a strong defense. With help, it may be possible to challenge such charges in a way that leads to the charges being reduced or dropped entirely.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

En Espanol

Esta cansado de barreras cuando necesita asistencia legal? Nosotros le podemos ayudar.

Somos abogados con alta experiencia en casos criminales y casos de D.U.I. Su caso sera examinado completamente y a fondo. Nosotros le explicaremos la ley y cuales podrian ser sus consecuencias. Interrogamos a quienes lo acusan e investigamos toda acusacion contra usted.

Bienvenidos, con gusto lo atenderemos.Interprete disponible.

  • Craig Williams, Attorney at Law BBB Business Review
  • Avvo Rating Guidance The right lawyer
Tell Us About Your Case

Contact Us

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Mail to:
P.O. Box 26692
Prescott Valley, AZ 86312

Phone: 928-759-0000
Fax: 928-441-1121

Office Location:
3681 North Robert Road
Prescott Valley, AZ 86314

Prescott Valley Law Office Map

Phone Number: