Philadelphia MDMA Defense Attorneys
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MDMA, also known as ecstasy, is a social drug that is commonly used at concerts, raves, clubs, and college campuses. The drug produces a euphoric and exhilarating feeling once it is ingested; however, it is an illegal substance in Pennsylvania. If you have been arrested for any type of drug crime related to ecstasy, it is imperative you obtain legal representation from a qualified criminal defense lawyer.
At Krasner & Long, we are prepared to protect your rights, reputation, and freedom when you face criminal accusations for ecstasy-related crimes. With more than 30 years of experience, our Philadelphia criminal defense lawyers have an extensive understanding of Pennsylvania drug laws and court proceedings in order to either get your penalties reduced or your case dismissed.
Contact us today to get our comprehensive legal support on your side.
MDMA Crime Penalties in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania, it is against the law for a person to possess, cultivate, deliver, distribute, sell, or transport illegal drugs. Ecstasy is considered a Schedule I substance, which is defined as a drug with no currently accepted medical use and high potential for abuse. Schedule I drugs are considered the most dangerous drugs of all the drug schedules due to their association with severe physical and psychological dependence.
The mandatory minimum penalties for MDMA possession and trafficking include the following:
- Between two and 10 grams – Two years in prison and a $5,000 fine
- Between 10 and 100 grams – Three years in prison and a $15,000 fine
- Over 100 grams – Five years in prison and a $25,000 fine
Since the list above only describes the mandatory minimum sentences, meaning that a person convicted of possession or trafficking could be subjected to more severe punishments. Having an experienced and skilled attorney on your side is your best chance of obtain the outcome you desire.
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Our Philadelphia drug crime lawyers can thoroughly investigate your case, collect evidence, analyze evidence gathered by law enforcement, and use our resource of expert professionals in order to develop an aggressive and personalized defense strategy for you. Do not hesitate to obtain our legal services today in order to get your life back on track.
To discuss your legal matter, call our law offices at (215) 437-0449 today.