Drug trafficking is a serious drug crime that involves the import or sale of illegal narcotics. Some controlled substances include marijuana, LSD, methamphetamines, cocaine, crack, heroin, and Ecstasy. If you are caught with a certain amount or weight of the controlled substance, you will face a trafficking charge.
The various minimum "threshold" weight amounts required for a trafficking charge include the following:
Trafficking carries first-degree felony charges and a mandatory minimum prison sentence, in addition to the potential to serve significant time in prison. You could face up to 30 years in prison upon conviction, depending on the amount of the drug discovered. It is very important to hire a skilled Miami criminal defense attorney if you have been charged with drug trafficking in the State of Florida.
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