Prescription drug offenses carry with them penalties comparable to or even exceeding those involved with illegal drugs. Depending on the amount of the substance and other aggravating factors, you may be charged with a first-, second- or third-degree felony charge with extremely harsh penalties.
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Aric Cramer is a an accomplished criminal defense attorney in St. George, Utah. Aric has defended clients in cases DUI & Drug Possession, sex crimes, homicide to criminal defense cases capturing national media attention. Aric has appeared on many media and news interviews about high profile cases. Aric is on the board of the National Criminal Defense Association.