Drug Charges

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We are a specialist criminal law firm who have a lot of experience we can use to help you. Below there are a number of articles about the laws relating to drug charges and drugs cases. Drugs charges range from possession of a drug of dependence, trafficking drugs, trafficking a commercial quantity of drugs, cultivation of a drug of dependence, cultivation of a commercial quantity of drugs or using a drug of dependence. The law on drug charges vary depending on many factors that include quantities and intention of use. Some issues in drugs cases are;
  • What amount of drugs was there in reality?
  • Was drug use a major part of the reason for the offending?
  • What is being done to show that you are turning your life around?
Doogue + George have appeared in some of the largest drug cases in Victoria. Also we often appear for clients who have been charged with personal use of drugs. We have helped clients achieve great results in Court and often helped them to turn their lives around.

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Quantity of mixture of substance and drug of dependence
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Quantity of mixture of substance and drug of dependence
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Amphetamine750.0g1.0kg100.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g0.75g
Buprenorphine2.0g
Cannabis250kg or 1000 plants25kg or 100 plants250.0g or 10 plants50.0g
Cocaine750.0g1.0kg250.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g1.0g
Diacetylmorphine (Heroin)750.0g1.0kg250.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g1.0g
Ephedrine (when in excess of 10.0g)750.0g100.0g20.0g
Ketamine1.0kg500.0g3.0g
Lysergic Acid Dyethylamide150.0g50.0g1.5g150.0mg20.0mg
Methylamphetamine750.0g1.0kg100.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g0.75g
Methylendedioxy-Amphetamines750.0g1.0kg100.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g0.75g
3,4-Methylendedioxy-Amphetamine (MDA)750.0g1.0kg100.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g0.75g
3,4-Methylendedioxy-N-Methylamphetamine (MDMA)750.0g1.0kg100.0g500.0g30.0g3.0g0.75g
Pseudoephedrine (when in excess of 10.0g)750.0g100.0g20.0g
Tetrahydrocannabinol3.0kg25.0kg1.0kg10.0kg600.0g25.0g1.0g
Anabolic and Androgenic Steroidal Agents, other than in implant preparations for use in animals5.0kg5.0kg300.0g500.0g50.0g

Latest drugs case studies

This is a case study involving multiple driving charges and other offences. What is alleged to have occured? Our client was charged with numerous offences ranging from drugs, weapons, assault, and multiple traffic violations. These charges predated our client’s first court appearance for a drug offending and no other offences …
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This is a case study on Refuse Breath Test, traffic offences, and drug offences resulting in a fine and a “not guilty” verdict for the first offence. What is alleged to have occured? Our client was facing multiple charges involving both traffic and non-traffic offences. He was listening to the …
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This is a case study on drug driving and other traffic offences resulting in a good behaviour bond with no order against licence. What is alleged to have occured? Our client was a truck driver who was charged with drug driving following a drug test administered by the highway patrol …
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