Trafficking in Oxycodone

Trafficking in Oxycodone

Trafficking in Oxycodone

In Florida, to prove the crime of Trafficking in Oxycodone, the prosecutor must prove the following:

  1. The accused knowingly possessed, sold, purchased, manufactured, delivered, or brought into Florida a certain substance.
  1. The substance was Oxycodone.
  1. The Oxycodone weighed 7 grams or more.

What are the penalties in Florida for Trafficking in Oxycodone?
Trafficking in Oxycodone is a first-degree felony.  The minimum and maximum penalties depend on the weight of the Hydrocodone involved.  For example:

If the weight of the Oxycodone was 7 grams or more, but less than14 grams, the judge must impose a 3-year prison sentence and a $50,000 fine.  The maximum possible sentence is 30 years imprisonment.

If the weight of the Oxycodone was 14 grams or more, but less than25 grams, the judge must impose a 7-year prison sentence and a $100,000 fine.  The maximum possible sentence is 30 years imprisonment.

If the weight of the Oxycodone was 25 grams or more, but less than 100 grams, the judge must impose a 15-year prison sentence and a $500,000 fine.   The maximum possible sentence is 30 years imprisonment.

If the weight of the Oxycodone was 100 grams or more, but less than 30 kilograms, the judge must impose a 25-year prison sentence and a $750,000 fine.The maximum possible sentence is 30 years imprisonment.

If the weight of the Oxycodone was 30 kilograms or more, the judge must impose life sentence.

 

Are you looking for the best Trafficking in Oxycodone lawyer in Tampa Florida? Contact Attorney David C. Hardy.

Tampa Attorney David C. Hardy is a former prosecutor that now represents persons accused of Trafficking in Oxycodone.  He is Board Certified by the Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy as an Expert in Criminal Trial Law. He has extensive experience handling Trafficking in Oxycodone cases.

If you or a loved one has been arrested for Trafficking in Oxycodone in Hillsborough County Florida, Pinellas County Florida, or Pasco County Florida, Attorney David C. Hardy has the knowledge, skills, and experience to guide you through this process and obtain the best possible results.