Passaic County NJ Synthetic Marijuana Distribution Defense Attorney
Defense Lawyer for Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing Synthetic Marijuana in West Milford NJ
Alissa D. Hascup represents clients who have been charged with a wide variety of criminal offenses – ranging from witness tampering and criminal sexual contact to theft by deception – throughout New Jersey, including Passaic, Paterson, Clifton, Woodland Park, Little Falls, and Wayne.
Ms. Hascup has successfully handled thousands of cases in New Jersey, in Superior Court (indictable/felony level offenses) as well as Municipal Court (disorderly persons/misdemeanor level offenses). She is a former Morris County Assistant Prosecutor and Special Deputy Attorney General who handled a number of serious drug-related cases during the course of her distinguished career. She knows what it takes for the State to prove a drug case beyond a reasonable doubt – and will use that knowledge to defend, and potentially beat, the charges filed against you.
Being charged with a drug offense, such as Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing Synthetic Marijuana, can have serious consequences, including hefty fines and in some instances, exposure to jail time. Having an aggressive, experienced defense lawyer to guide you through the legal process is invaluable. Ms. Hascup is prepared to attack the State’s case and put you in a position to achieve the best possible result.
Call Ms. Hascup anytime for an initial consultation, which is always provided free of charge.
Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing Synthetic Marijuana in New Jersey: N.J.S.A. 2C:35-5.3a:
N.J.S.A. 2C:35-5.3a sets forth:
a. It is a crime for any person knowingly or purposely to manufacture, distribute or dispense, or to possess of have under his control with intent to manufacture, distribute, or dispense substances containing: 4-methylmethcathinone (mephedrone, 4-MMC); 3,4-methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV); 3,4-methylenedioxymethcathinone (methylone, MDMC), 4-methoxymethcathinone (methedrone, bk-PMMA, PMMC); 3-fluoromethcathinone (3-FMC); or 4-fluoromethcathinone (flephedrone, 4-FMC).
b. A person who violates subsection a. of this section where the quantity involved is one ounce or more is guilty of a crime of the Second Degree (punishable by a term of incarceration between 5 and 10 years in New Jersey State Prison).
c. A person who violates subsection a. of this section where the quantity involved is less than one ounce is guilty of a crime of the Third Degree (punishable by a term of incarceration between 3 and 5 years in New Jersey State Prison).
NOTE: Access the following website for more information regarding the effects, usage, and prevalence of Synthetic Marijuana: http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/spice-synthetic-marijuana
Contact a West Milford NJ Synthetic Marijuana Distribution Lawyer for Help
If you are facing charges for Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing Synthetic Marijuana, there can be serious consequences associated with a conviction, including hefty fines and, at worst, exposure to jail time. Don’t delay in hiring legal representation. Protect your freedom and your rights.
Alissa D. Hascup is available anytime to discuss your case. Call her today, or email her to schedule a free consultation.