Houston Delivery of Marijuana Lawyer

Delivery of Marijuana Defense in Texas

If you have been arrested for Delivery of Marijuana in Texas, it is best contact an experienced criminal drug defense lawyer as soon as possible. A conviction for Delivery of Marijuana in punishable from 1 day in the county jail up to 99 years in prison, of life in prison with the possibility of parole, and/or $1.00 up to $100,000.00 in fines. This wide range of punishment is based on the weight of marijuana transported and delivered to another person.

If you are charged with delivering less than .25 ounces of marijuana and no you receive no money for the marijuana, then you can still be convicted of a class B misdemeanor. Email a Houston Delivery of Marijuana attorney or call 713-880-1118 to schedule a free initial consultation.

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Punishment Ranges by Weight for Delivery of Marijuana

Weight

Time

Fine

less than .25 oz. (no payment)

1 day to 180 days in the County Jail

$2,000.00

less than .25 oz. (with payment)

1 day to 1 year in the County Jail

$4,000.00

.25 oz. to 5 lbs.

180 days to 2 years in State Jail

$10,000.00

5 lbs. to 50 lbs.

2 years to 20 years in TDC

$10,000.00

50 lbs. to 2,000 lbs.

5 years to 99 years or Life in TDC

$10,000.00

2,000 lbs. or more

10 years to 99 years or Life in TDC

$100,000.00

Other significant consequences to a conviction for Delivery of Marijuana are:

  • the suspension of your Driver's License, and
  • becoming ineligible to receive Student Loans and Grants.

Texas Health and Safety Code. Texas Controlled Substances Act. Sec. 481.120. OFFENSE: DELIVERY OF MARIHUANA. (a) Except as authorized by this chapter, a person commits an offense if the person knowingly or intentionally delivers marihuana. (b) An offense under Subsection (a) is: (1) a Class B misdemeanor if the amount of marihuana delivered is one-fourth ounce or less and the person committing the offense does not receive remuneration for the marihuana; (2) a Class A misdemeanor if the amount of marihuana delivered is one-fourth ounce or less and the person committing the offense receives remuneration for the marihuana; (3) a state jail felony if the amount of marihuana delivered is five pounds or less but more than one-fourth ounce; (4) a felony of the second degree if the amount of marihuana delivered is 50 pounds or less but more than five pounds; (5) a felony of the first degree if the amount of marihuana delivered is 2,000 pounds or less but more than 50 pounds; and (6) punishable by imprisonment in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for life or for a term of not more than 99 years or less than 10 years, and a fine not to exceed $100,000, if the amount of marihuana delivered is more than 2,000 pounds.

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To speak to an experienced criminal drug defense attorney about your Marijuana case, please contact my office to discuss your drug charge. Call 713-468-9333 (713-got-Weed). I offer payment plans and accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, and American Express.

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