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How can you clear a cocaine charge from your record?

One of the most common arrests involving a controlled substance involves the possession of cocaine. In Texas, possession of any amount of cocaine is a felony with potentially serious consequences to a person’s freedom and criminal history. Keeping a cocaine arrest off of your record is hugely important as it could affect your work, ability…

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Who is responsible when drugs are found in a car in Texas?

Every year in the Houston area, hundreds of defendants are charged with the possession of a controlled substance. The most commonly abused controlled substances in the Houston area are marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine and prescription pills like Xanax or Oxycodone. Almost all drug possession cases involve the search of a person, home or vehicle. But what…

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How is the possession of psychedelic drugs in Texas charged?

Due to increased media exposure and expanded medical research, the attitudes regarding psychedelics have changed in recent years. Some states have passed laws decriminalizing or even legalizing some psychedelics. But despite changing attitudes nationwide, the possession of all psychedelics is still illegal in Texas.  The most popular psychedelics are magic mushrooms (aka psilocybin mushrooms), LSD…

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How can I get a PCS charge dismissed?

Arrests for possession of controlled substances (PCS) are one of the most common types of arrests in the Houston area. The most common PCS charges involve possession of marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine and crack cocaine. However, law enforcement also regularly arrests people for the possession of PCP, ecstasy, magic mushrooms and other substances.  While most marijuana…

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How Serious Is a First-Time Cocaine Arrest?

Cocaine is one of the most used illegal drugs in the world. Every year, there are hundreds of cocaine related arrests in the Greater Houston area. If you have never been arrested before, being caught with cocaine can be a horrible experience that can lead to high levels of anxiety around the possible consequences to…

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What Is Prescription Fraud in Texas?

When we think of drug crimes, we often think of illegal substances such as cocaine and ecstasy. However, according to the National Institutes of Health, one of the most serious drug issues in the U.S. is that of prescription drug abuse. This is often because these drugs are easier to get a hold of and…

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