Pennsylvania’s marijuana DUI laws and penalties are strict. Our Philadelphia marijuana DUI lawyers at Shuttleworth Law P.C. have years of experience defending these types of cases. We will mount a defense that holds prosecutors to their burden of proof while representing your case in the best possible light.
“You don’t deserve to go to jail for a crime you didn’t commit. When you need a tough legal defense, call my office. We come up with innovative and creative solutions for our clients.”Brad V. Shuttleworth, Esq.
Founder & Philadelphia Defense Lawyer, Shuttleworth Law P.C.
Get a Free Case Evaluation with a Philadelphia Marijuana DUI Lawyer
Shuttleworth Law P.C. will work to resolve your charges as quickly and quietly as possible. Our Philadelphia marijuana DUI attorneys are not afraid to take your case to a judge or jury trial, either. Get started with a Free Case Evaluation by calling 888-529-3486 or message us via our contact form here.
Marijuana DUI Charges Face Unique Challenges
Commonwealth laws law prohibits you from driving, operating, or exercising physical control over the movement of a vehicle. Even at the federal level, marijuana is classified as Schedule I controlled substance, the most dangerous level of drugs.. Hire Philadelphia marijuana DUI defense lawyers at Shuttleworth Law P.C. to handle the challenges surrounding these types of cases.
Proof of Impairment
Police officers and Drug Recognition Experts (DREs) must look for signs of impairment when investigating your marijuana DUI since their toxicology report must read at least one nanogram per milliliter (1 ng/ml) of Delta-9-carboxy THC.
However, their observations and testing procedures may be inherently flawed. Hire a Philadelphia marijuana DUI defense lawyer to push back against their tactics, maintenance measures, and training. Shuttleworth Law P.C. will look for every opportunity to get your charges dropped or reduced.
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Get a Free Claim Evaluation with Brad today by calling 888-529-3486 or message him directly online. We’ll get you the legal help you want and deserve.
Severe Consequences Are On the Line for Marijuana DUIs
There are consequences when convicted of a marijuana DUI. Your penalties will vary according to the facts of your case. Potential marijuana DUI penalties include:
- First Offense: A 72-hour mandatory minimum jail sentence, twelve-month driver’s license suspension, and at least $1,000 in fines
- Second Offense: A first-degree misdemeanor conviction carries a ninety-day mandatory minimum prison sentence, a maximum prison sentence of five years, an eighteen-month driver’s license suspension, and at least $1,500 in fines
- Third Offense: This level a mandatory minimum sentence of one year imprisonment, a maximum prison sentence of seven years, an eighteen-month driver’s license suspension, and at least $2,500 in fines.
Learn More About Your Legal Options with Our Philadelphia Marijuana DUI Lawyer
Seek legal advice as soon as possible when facing marijuana DUI charges in Pennsylvania. Our experienced Philadelphia marijuana DUI attorneys at Shuttleworth Law P.C. will explain your legal rights and options as well as go over potential defenses to your case. Get a Free Case Evaluation now by calling 888-529-3486 or message us via the intake form below.