NJ SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA POSSESSION & DISTRIBUTION
Synthetic Cannabinoids in Camden County NJ: Charges, Types, and Penalties
Being charged for manufacturing, distributing, possessing with intent to distribute or even mere possession of synthetic marijuana has a far-reaching impact on your life. In New Jersey’s Camden County, this act was criminalized by the state legislature in 2013 hence any caught with any amount of synthetic cannabinoids will face second-, third-, or fourth-degree charges based on the quantity involved. The Law Offices of Todd Spodek is here to help defend you during these intricate legal proceedings.
Penalties for Synthetic Cannabinoids in Camden County NJ
Unlike regular marijuana, possessing synthetic cannabinoids is considered a felony that could lead to hefty penalties. Synthetic cannabinoid possession with intent to distribute falls under a second-degree crime that attracts fines of up to $150,000 and imprisonment lasting between 5-10 years if the amount exceeds one ounce. The offense can be downgraded to a third degree charge when the quantity sold or distributed is less than one ounce resulting in fines of up to $15,000 and between three-five years imprisonment.
For personal possession exceeding an ounce of synthetic cannabinoids, it is a second-degree crime that attracts heavy fines and jail time. Owning less than an ounce warrants fourth-degree charges resulting in fines of up to $10,000 and jail time extending up to 18 months.
Why You Need a Cherry Hill Synthetic Cannabinoid Attorney
The consequences accrued from facing criminal charges involving synthetic cannabinoids are extreme. You need an experienced, knowledgeable and aggressive attorney specialized in defending people facing similar accusations within Cherry Hill. By choosing Law Offices of Todd Spodek’s attorneys who possess over 100 years of combined experience within the legal industry including former prosecutors as part of our team we guarantee top-tier defense service for our clients across Camden Countys Pennsauken, Winslow Lindenwold Haddon Bellmawr, Merchantville Pine Hill, Waterford, and Clementon. We understand the stress and confusion that is experienced throughout the criminal process which is why our attorneys provide necessary guidance to make sure your rights are safeguarded from the beginning to the end. Our experience in defending criminal distribution charges since 1977 equips us with expertise and knowledge needed to create a perfect legal strategy for your unique case. Call us now for free legal consultation services and let us guide through this challenging journey.
Types of Synthetic Cannabinoids
Different types of synthetic cannabinoids fall under New Jersey State legislatures prohibition, covering current/ future drug variations that employ particular core compounds. Some of them include Naphthoylindoles such as Pylarola, JWH-073; Naphthylmethylindoles including JWH-018 & AM-2201; Naphthoylpyrroles JWH-398 & JWH-193; Naphthylmethylindenes – JWH-250; Phenylacetylindoles – JWH-250 & AM-694; Cyclohexylphenols CP 55,940; Adamantoylindoles e.g., AB-001 & MAM-2201.The following table outlines some of the synthetic marijuana types alongside their street names.
Table Shows Synthetic Marijuana and Their Street Names
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(Source: Drug Enforcement Administration)
Understanding these scientific names can prove daunting to anyone lacking organic chemistry experience. However, with Law Offices of Todd Spodek’s competent attorneys adept at spearheading any CJ S 2C:35 ?3b cases expertly and well versed in the legal system, defendants facing such charges can rest assured of receiving the outcome possible for their case. Call us now to have a no-obligation free consultation with a proficient attorney.
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