Possession or Distribution of a Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance — Louisiana

New Orleans Drug Possession Distribution Attorney

 

Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. — New Orleans Criminal Defense Attorney

 

Defending those accused of Drug Crimes in Jefferson, St. John, St. Bernard, Orleans, St. Tammany, Plaquemines and St. Charles’ Parishes!!!

 

Distribution or Possession of Drugs Listed in Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance  – La. R.S. 40:968

See Schedule I

See Schedule II

See Schedule IV

See Schedule V

 

It is unlawful:

To produce, manufacture, dispense or possess with intent to distribute a controlled dangerous substance classified in Schedule III;

To create, distribute, or possess with intent to distribute, a counterfeit controlled dangerous substance classified in Schedule III.

 

Penalties —  Manufacturing, Distributing or Possessing with Intent to Distribute a Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance

 

Sentenced to a term of imprisonment at hard labor for not more than 10 years; and, in addition, may be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $15,000.

 

Possession a Schedule III Controlled Dangerous Substance

 

Penalties

It is unlawful for any person knowingly or intentionally to possess a controlled dangerous substance classified in Schedule III unless such substance was obtained directly or pursuant to a valid prescription — any person who violates shall be imprisoned with or without hard labor for not more than 5 years and, in addition, may be required to pay a fine of not more than $5,000.00.

 

Law Office of Elizabeth B. Carpenter, Esq. – Louisiana Drug Crimes Attorney

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