In Colorado, medical marijuana has transformed into more of an illegal drug ring, rather than medical practice. This manufactures are apparently using their drugs to sell all over the United States. According to Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area team, they have been investigating this issue with the medical pot manufactures and are finding that more often than not they are involved in theillegal distribution as well. According to their research, around 70 of the locations they were investigating came up as illegal manufactures.
Marijuana Trade Taking Off in Colorado
According to the Drug Enforcement Agency, with this number rising Colorado is becoming one of the leading manufacturers of marijuana in the country. Even with some of the stricter laws in Colorado for illegal drugs, they are still finding that is a very popular criminal offense within the state. Police share that this number is increasing so quickly that in 2010, they would receive around 2 calls a year informing the authorities of illegal marijuana growth; and now in 2012 authorities receive these phone calls daily. Due to the increasing reports regarding the growth and distribution of this drug, the authorities are keep a much wider eye open in hopes to catching these drug dealers.
Selling illegal medical marijuana is considered a crime in the state of Colorado, and if convicted there may be severe consequences required. Have you or someone you know been accused of selling or manufacturing medical marijuana illegally? Don’t worry, it is not the end of the road yet, there is still a chance to fight for your innocence. While there is no guarantee that we can drop your charges, at Samuelson Law Firm we are committed to doing whatever it takes to defensed your case before the court. We understand that this process is a difficult one, and we want to help you every step of the way. Don’t wait another minute to contact an attorney; we want to fight for you!