Accused of Operating a Meth Lab in Houston?
Houston Criminal Lawyer for Drug Crimes
Depending on the type and amount of drug you are charged with
manufacturing, you may face state and federal charges. Penalties for conviction of a
federal drug charge may include mandatory minimum prison sentences ranging
from five years to life. Additional penalties may include considerable
fines and probation.
State and federal law enforcement agencies take special interest in meth
cases, prosecuting them aggressively. You need a defense lawyer who will
fight back on your behalf.
Jed Silverman is an experienced defense attorney who practices in state and federal
courts throughout Texas. He can protect your rights from overzealous prosecutors.
Meth Manufacturing Penalties in Texas
There are stiff penalties for
trafficking methamphetamine, crystal meth or ice. A first-time conviction may include
the following minimum penalties:
- A five-year minimum mandatory prison term for five grams or more of methamphetamine,
or 50 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing methamphetamine
- A 10-year minimum mandatory prison term for 50 grams or more of methamphetamine,
or 500 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing methamphetamine
Individuals may also be charged with possessing, distributing or trafficking
the chemical components used in the manufacture of meth.
Drug conspiracy and manufacturing are also charged in some meth lab operation cases.
Turn to The Law Offices of Jed Silverman for Tough Criminal Defense
Our Houston criminal defense attorney can examine the evidence and the
prosecution's case against you. This may include the legality of the
search of your home or car, the existence of probable cause and the use
of any confidential informants. For more information,
at (713) 597-2221 . Our
Houston drug crime attorney stands prepared to fight for your rights. We will work tirelessly toward
securing the most favorable case result possible.