Possession Of Marijuana In Arizona: Charges & Penalties

Marijuana joint or other marijuana products can still be illegal in Tucson Arizona

Marijuana laws are changing rapidly throughout the country.  Twenty-one states, including Arizona, now have laws allowing the regulated use of medical marijuana.  Two states, Colorado and Washington, have now legalized the recreational use of marijuana.  Over time, more will likely follow.  I wouldn’t be surprised if federal laws regarding marijuana eventually change as well.  As…

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Entrapment Defense in Drug Cases

Undercover drug deal in Tucson Arizona

One common method used by Tucson law enforcement agencies to bust suspected drug dealers is the undercover sting operation.  An officer poses as a potential buyer or seller, approaches the suspect (or someone he believes works with the suspect) and tries to set up an illegal drug transaction.  In the movies, when the suspect arrives…

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