Most drug charges result from some sort of search -- and not all of those searches are legal. One of the most common ways that your defense attorney can defend you in a drug possession case is to challenge the legality of the search that turned up the drugs.
A Texas man's foreign drug trafficking trial has been delayed -- again.
A 39-year-old man from San Angelo, Texas, was sentenced to life in prison following his conviction for a single count of distribution and possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine drugs.
Traveling with medical marijuana is risky business—sometimes even within your own state. Taking it across state lines can really get you into trouble, especially if you bring it into Texas.
The charge of constructive drug possession is one that frustrates a lot of defendants because it's an effective charge that prosecutors can level equally at everyone within range of a stash of drugs, even though it's clearly likely that only one person was the actual owner.