Delivery of Marijuana
V.T.C.A., Health & Safety Code § 481.120 prohibits the “Delivery of Marihuana.” Sec. 1.02(8) of the Controlled Substances Act reads:
“ ‘(D)eliver’ or ‘delivery’ means the actual or constructive transfer from one person to another of a controlled substance, whether or not there is an agency relationship . . .”
Attorney for Delivery of Marijuana in Bexar County, TX
If you were charged with delivery of marijuana under V. T. C. A., Health & Safety Code § 481.120, then contact an experienced criminal defense attorney in San Antonio, TX, at Flanary Law Firm, PLLC.
Penalties for the Delivery of Marijuana
A person commits an offense if the person knowingly or intentionally delivers marihuana. The penalties for delivery of marijuana include:
- 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;
- a felony of the first degree if the amount of marihuana delivered is 2,000 pounds or less but more than 50 pounds;
- a felony of the second degree if the amount of marihuana delivered is 50 pounds or less but more than five pounds;
- a state jail felony if the amount of marihuana delivered is five pounds or less but more than one-fourth ounce;
- 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; and
- 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.
Finding a Lawyer for Marijuana Cultivation in Bexar County, TX
The attorneys at Flanary Law Firm, PLLC represent clients charged under Texas Health and Safety Code § 481.121 with the criminal offense of possession of marijuana and § 481.12 with the criminal offense of delivery of marijuana.
Don Flanary represents clients charged with a variety of marijuana crimes from simple possession to more serious offenses for possession with intent to delivery, sale or delivery, cultivation, and trafficking.
Call (210) 738-8383 today to discuss your case.
This article was last updated on Friday, May 12, 2017.