Prescription narcotics are not to be confused with aspirin, vitamins or candy. They are controlled substances with strictly enforced restrictions in the eyes of the law. An overdose of a painkiller can cause heart attack or death. Lesser doses cause the person taking them to be “under the influence,” impaired and liable for a DWI arrest if detected.
If you or someone you know was accused of possessing or distributing prescription drug, it is critical to consult with an experienced Albany drug crime lawyer immediately. James E. Tyner and the legal team at Tyner Legal are available to help you right now. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation and review your case options.
Prescription drugs are legal only for the person whose name is on the prescription and may be transported only in the original container. If you have been charged with a criminal offense involving illegal purchase, possession or sale of any of the following narcotics, you are strongly encouraged to contact an aggressive, experienced and knowledgeable legal defense team:
You may be a health care professional, a consumer or an addict — regardless of who you are, if you have been arrested and charged for possessing or distributing prescription drugs outside legally-acceptable channels (through a doctor’s prescription and a pharmacy), you have an urgent need for representation. Your legal situation and the potential consequences are the same as those for someone charged with drug crimes involving heroin, cocaine or other street drugs. An experienced Albany drug crime lawyer at Tyner Legal can help you protect your rights.