Drug Paraphernalia

Temecula Drug Paraphernalia Attorney

Have You Been Arrested for Possessing or Selling Paraphernalia in California?

Paraphernalia is defined as any equipment, product, or material that is used in conjunction with illegal drugs and/or controlled substances. Possession of paraphernalia is a crime in California, and is a misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail and a fine of up to $1000. Selling paraphernalia is a more serious offense, and is a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $1000. However, if you are convicted of selling any type of drug paraphernalia with the knowledge that it will be used to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, or contain a controlled substance, you could be looking at a felony conviction and a prison sentence of up to three years and a fine of up to $10,000.

Our Temecula drug paraphernalia attorney can help you fight against these serious charges. Mr. Grande has handled hundreds of cases in his career, and he knows how to work with the prosecution to get charges reduced or dismissed. If you have been charged with possessing or selling paraphernalia, we can help you.

Paraphernalia Charges in California

In California, it is illegal to possess or sell any type of drug paraphernalia, including marijuana pipes, bongs, roach clips, cocaine spoons, and methamphetamine pipes. There are several different laws that relate to paraphernalia possession, and the charges and penalties depend on the type of paraphernalia you were accused of possessing and the circumstances of your case.

Possible drug charges and penalties for paraphernalia possession include:

  • Possession of marijuana smoking paraphernalia. Possession of marijuana paraphernalia is a misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail and a fine of up to $500. However, if you are charged with possessing marijuana paraphernalia and you are under 18 years old, you could be looking at a misdemeanor punishable by up to 30 days in jail and a fine of up to $500. If you are 18 years old or older, you could be looking at a misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail and a fine of up to $500.
  • Possession of other types of paraphernalia. Possession of other types of paraphernalia, including pipes, bongs, roach clips, and spoons, is a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $1,000. However, if you are charged with possession of other types of paraphernalia and you are under 18 years old, you could be looking at a misdemeanor punishable by up to 30 days in jail and a fine of up to $500. If you are 18 years old or older, you could be looking at a misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail and a fine of up to $500.
  • Selling paraphernalia. Selling paraphernalia is a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $1,000. However, if you are convicted of selling any type of drug paraphernalia with the knowledge that it will be used to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, or contain a controlled substance, you could be looking at a felony conviction and a prison sentence of up to three years and a fine of up to $10,000.

How Our Temecula Drug Paraphernalia Attorney Can Help

If you have been arrested for paraphernalia possession or selling, you need to speak with a Temecula drug paraphernalia lawyer as soon as possible. The Law Office of David E Grande can help you fight against these serious charges. Mr. Grande has handled hundreds of cases in his career, and he knows how to work with the prosecution to get charges reduced or dismissed. If you have been charged with possessing or selling paraphernalia, we can help you.

Call our firm today at 951-221-4331 to begin discussing your legal options with a drug paraphernalia lawyer in Temecula, CA.

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