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Charged With A Drug Offense? We Can Help.

At Luisa White Law, LLC, we offer compassionate, professional criminal defense services. We believe that every one of our clients deserves a diligent attorney fighting for their legal rights.

Our office is located in Lafayette and we serve clients in the greater Tippecanoe County area. We also have a bilingual legal team and offer services in Spanish. If you or someone you love has been charged with a drug crime, let us help you.

The War On Drugs In Indiana: Drug Possession Laws

Federal and Indiana state laws make it a crime to possess illegal drugs. The charges and penalties for breaking these laws vary depending on the type of drug and the amount in question. The location of the alleged offense can also affect the case. For example, possessing a drug near a school can make the charge more severe. Misdemeanor drug crimes include possession of:

  • Controlled substances like marijuana, hashish
  • CBD products containing more than 0.3% THC
  • Drug paraphernalia like syringes, crack pipes or bongs

Felony drug crimes include possession of:

  • Large amounts of marijuana
  • Pills and controlled substances without a prescription, including Xanax, Adderall, ecstasy or psychedelic mushrooms
  • Cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine

If you are found guilty of a drug possession charge, you may have to pay a fine. The judge is allowed to use his or her discretion with setting the fine. Some fines range as high as $10,000. You may also face jail time. The length of sentences can range from days to weeks to months to years depending on the crime. If you or someone you love has been charged with a crime and is facing drug charges, we have the experience to defend you.

Call Us Today And Schedule Your Consultation

Every legal case and situation is unique. Let us assess your case. Our bilingual legal team can help you with whatever drug possession crime you are facing. Call us today at 765-239-5695 or email us to schedule your initial consultation.