Manufacturing refers to the production and selling of illegal narcotics. It is illegal to produce or possess unlawful plants that are naturally reoccurring or controlled substances. U.S. drug laws prohibit the manufacturing of substances such as: LSD, marijuana, methamphetamine, heroine, and cocaine. State and federal drug manufacturing laws may vary by jurisdiction. However, in most jurisdictions, manufacturing is a felony offense and it is severely prosecuted.
If a person is convicted of drug manufacturing, the court will examine the person's prior criminal convictions and prior drug convictions. If the offender has a criminal record, punishments can be enhanced or lengthened. Punishments for the manufacturing of drugs can include large monetary fines, jail time, community service, registration as a narcotic offender, house arrest, and court mandated rehabilitation.
Have you been charged with Drug Manufacturing?
If you have been charged with drug manufacturing in Los Angeles or the surrounding areas, it is important that you speak with an experienced drug crimes attorney. A skilled attorney can advise you of your legal options and protect your rights. In Los Angeles, drug manufacturing is a serious offense. If you are convicted of drug manufacturing, you will face life altering consequences such as imprisonment, large fines, and probation.
For a free consultation with LA Attorney Avi Zvulun, call 818.720.5288 or 888.333.2636 Toll Free or contact us online.