Possessing cocaine is a felony charge, no matter the amount. The penalties vary for cocaine and crack possession, depending on the gram weight that you are found with. According to the Michigan Penal Code, the penalties for cocaine possession include:
- A four-year jail term and/ or a fine of up to $25,000 for possessing under 50g
- A 20-year jail sentence and a fine of up to $250,000 for possession of 50g-450g
- A 30-year jail term as well as a fine of no more than $500,000 for possessing 450g-1kg
- A potential life long sentence along with a fine of up to $1,000,000 for possession over 1kg
Hard-Hitting Defense in Crack Cocaine Possession Cases
Searching for an attorney for a cocaine charge in Macomb County? As an experienced Macomb County drug crime lawyer, I can investigate the aspects of your case and find a way to help you stay out of prison. Whether this is your first cocaine possession charge or a subsequent offense, my firm will fight vigorously to help you evade a felony drug conviction. I may be able to lower your sentence by negotiating with the prosecution in order to reach a plea bargain. With extensive courtroom litigation experience, I am also not afraid to take your case in front of a judge. My firm will fight for your rights in every phase of your case and I will exhaust every possible defense in order to obtain a favorable outcome.
When you hire Bowden Law, PLLC to handle your cocaine possession case, you can feel confident knowing that you have high caliber, quality defense on your side. I am intimately familiar with the details of Michigan drug laws and I can inform you of your rights so that you can make informed decisions moving forward. If you would like to discuss your cocaine possession charges, please schedule a free consultation with my firm today. Someone will be available to answer your call 24/7. Contact my premier criminal defense law firm today to speak with a Macomb County drug crime attorney about your case.