What are the punishments for drug offenses in Pennsylvania? VIDEO

The punishments for drug offenses in Pennsylvania can vary. A factor in a punishment or a sentence would be, in part, the person's prior criminal history or prior record score. That aside for a moment, the fundamental punishments for drug offenses in Pennsylvania could include a jail or prison sentence, potentially followed by parole, probation, say, after a jail or a prison, or in lieu of jail or prison. In other words, being supervised by the court, either under say probation or parole, community service, fines, and costs, there could be other related conditions of supervision.

Being accused of a drug crime is incredibly serious and it can have tremendous short and long-term consequences. Having an experienced Pennsylvania criminal defense attorney can help you best defend against charges of this nature and they should be involved as early as possible in the criminal process.

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