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Leader of a Drug Trafficking Network

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Leader of a Drug Trafficking Network Attorneys Mount Laurel NJ

Criminal Charges for being the Leader of a Drug Trafficking Network is one of the rarer drug-related charges in New Jersey. The specific law can be found under N.J.S.A. 2C:35-3. This charge can be filed in connection with drug distribution charges and, as the name may reveal, it is intended to further penalize organizers, financiers, managers, and supervisors of drug distribution networks. If you are charged with, indicted and convicted of these charges, you are facing life in prison with 25 years of parole ineligibility. There is a lot on the line when you are facing charges for being the leader of drug trafficking network. Additionally, new bail reform guidelines will allow the County Prosecutors to seek pretrial detention without the opportunity for bail. This means that up and until the actual trial, you will be left behind bars and unable to adequately prepare your defense. If you have been charged with prescription drug possession, prescription drug distribution, marijuana possession, marijuana distribution, heroin possession, heroin distribution, cocaine distribution, cocaine possession or being the leader of a drug trafficking network, contact the Criminal Defense Attorneys at Proetta, Oliver & Fay by calling 609-850-8284.  We can be reached 24/7 for your convenience.

What is a Leader of a Drug Trafficking Network?

Under New Jersey law, organizers, financiers, managers, and supervisors are considered “leaders” for the purposes of N.J.S.A. 2C:35-3. Each term is defined as follows:

In many instances, a leader may be an organizer, financier, supervisor and manager. However, the State needs only to prove that you satisfy one category in order to convict the defendant.

What are the Penalties in Burlington County for Leader of a Drug Trafficking Network?

If you are convicted of N.J.S.A. 2C:35-3, Leader of a Narcotics Trafficking Network, then you are facing penalties for a first degree felony offense. Specifically first degree drug trafficking network leaders are facing;

Evesham NJ Drug Distribution Lawyers

If you have been charged with cocaine possession, marijuana distribution, prescription drug possession, heroin distribution or leader of a drug trafficking network, call 609-850-8284. The attorneys at Proetta, Oliver & Fay have handled countless drug cases and represented individuals charged with distribution and being a leader of a drug trafficking network throughout New Jersey. Call today and schedule an appointment with a criminal defense attorney immediately. We can represent you at the detention hearing and trial. Our office represents individuals charged with criminal offenses throughout Burlington County, including Pemberton, Evesham, Burlington Township, Bordentown, Mount Holly, Mount Laurel, Cinnaminson, Medford, Palmyra, Maple Shade, Riverside, Westampton and Willingboro

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Our phones are answered 24 hours a day. We are available weekdays during business hours. We also meet with clients on evenings and weekends by request. We have four office locations conveniently located in Jersey City, Edison, Middletown, Cranford, Burlington, and Hamilton. All major credit cards are accepted.

Burlington Office

525 Highway 73,
Suite 104, Marlton,
New Jersey 08053
Phone: 609-850-8284
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Hamilton Office

100 Horizon Center
Boulevard, Hamilton,
New Jersey, 08691
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Point Pleasant Office

3828 River Road,
Suite A, Point Pleasant,
New Jersey 08742
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Middletown Office

180 Kings Highway,
Middletown Township,
New Jersey 07748
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