Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

DuPage, Kane And Cook County Drug Defense Attorney

Many people are unaware that possession of drug paraphernalia is a separate charge with its own penalties attached. Drug-related paraphernalia is illegal both in the state of Illinois and on the federal level. Under United States Code Title 21 § 863, it is unlawful to sell, transport, import, or export paraphernalia. In Illinois, you could face up to one year in jail and / or between $750 and $2500 in fines for possession of illegal drug paraphernalia.

Examples of drug paraphernalia include:

  • Pipes
  • Cigarette papers
  • Cocaine freebase kits
  • Chillums
  • Water pipes
  • Roach clips
  • Bongs

Dedicated Drug Crime Lawyer for DuPage County

If you face drug-related charges of any kind, including for alleged possession of drug paraphernalia, it is extremely important that you retain an attorney with serious competence and thorough experience in the field of drug crimes. Talk to a DuPage County drug crime lawyer from Martin & Kent, L.L.C. right away. Our team is made up of former prosecutors with over 40 years of combined experience. This enables us to defend our clients skillfully and aggressively and with the level of insight afforded only to those who have experienced both sides of the criminal justice system.

Skilled Criminal Lawyers in DuPage & Cook Counties

When we take a drug crime case or any other type of defense work, our first goal is to win the trial, achieve reduction or dismissal of your charges, keep your record clean, and keep you out of jail - all while protecting your reputation in the community. Our legal team has a long track record of success, which we attribute to our experience, extensive knowledge of the Illinois justice system, and our dedication to fighting for the rights of our clients. Are you ready to learn more about how Martin & Kent, L.L.C. could help you?

Call our office today to schedule a free case evaluation.