Some are under the misinformed opinion that the war on drugs is over or at least coming to an end. Despite the recent changes in the mandatory sentences, the war is still being fought. Massachusetts adheres to strict penalties for anyone who violates the state’s drug laws.
Additionally, if you are charged with a federal drug crime, you could lose your freedom for a very long time because at the federal level, drug crimes can carry more severe punishment than state-level offenses.
If you are arrested for any of the crimes listed below, retain a federal defense lawyer as quickly as possible