Imagine having a Friday night out with your friends. One of them drew the short straw and had to be the designated driver for the night. You were free to drink as much as you wanted. Only things did not work out the way you intended. During the drive home, a police officer pulled over your friend's vehicle. The next thing you knew, your friend was in the back seat of a squad car and the police were arresting you for public intoxication.
Marijuana's legalization for recreational and medical purposes in over half of the United States has shifted cultural attitudes about its use. This leads some people to believe that marijuana possession isn't a real concern anymore.
Three individuals are now fighting charges related to the possession of drugs, police say. The individuals were slapped with several charges in Montgomery County on a recent Thursday in December. In addition to other charges, the Texas residents are now all facing charges related to drug crimes.
When a Texas resident is accused of a drug crime, it is essential to procure legal representation as soon as possible, for a number of reasons. For starters, in some cases it may be possible to suppress evidence that may have been illegally obtained and, as such, in violation of the Texas and United States Constitutions. In other cases, getting legal help with drug crimes allows individuals to secure individualized assistance and guidance as soon as possible.
Designer synthetic drugs, like the form of man-made LSD found in the system of an unarmed college football player shot by police during a break-in at a car dealership last year, are being blamed for new deaths and crimes across Tarrant County and throughout Texas.