Pool and Nightclub Arrests in Las Vegas – Attorney Ross Goodman
Las Vegas Nightclub Arrests
Commonly Made Offenses in Nevada Nightclubs and Pool Parties
Possession of a Controlled Substance – Anyone unlawfully possessing a controlled substance can be convicted of a category B,C,D, or E felony under Nevada Revised Statute (NRS) 453.336, depending on the amount of substance and the act involved.
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – Mere possession of drug paraphernalia is considered a misdemeanor under NRS 453.566.
Unlawful Possession for Sale – NRS 453.337 and NRS 453.338 prohibit the possession with intent to sale of controlled substances. Those violating these statutes can be convicted of category B, C, or D felonies depending on the amount and act involved.
Simple Felony Possession of Marijuana – Unlawful possession of Marijuana may be deemed a misdemeanor, gross misdemeanor or category E felony under NRS 453.336.
Penalties for Drug Possession in Nevada
Depending on the category of the drug, the amount and act involved, and the criminal record of the person charged, penalties can vary from probation and /or community service for a first time offense to 1 – 4 years in jail or prison and/or fines of up to $20,000.00. The penalties will drastically be more severe if the offense is drug trafficking.
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Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
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Las Vegas Municipal Court at the Regional Justice Center
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Pool Party and Nightclub Arrests Lawyer
With cases like this, an attorney specializing in the field can certainly help you. If you have been arrested at a nightclub or pool party in Las Vegas, contact a criminal defense attorney in Las Vegas whom you can trust to aggressively fight for your rights.