Classified as a highly addictive, Schedule I narcotic, heroin is illegal in any amount and form in Louisiana. If you were charged with heroin possession or a related drug crime, it is wise to get a zealous legal advocate on your side as soon as possible.
Turn to Sanjay K. Biswas, Attorney at Law if you are facing heroin charges in Louisiana. From our office in Metairie, Mr. Biswas provides aggressive representation to individuals in New Orleans and across the state of Louisiana. He handles cases involving:
- Heroin possession — A conviction can carry up to 10 years of prison time and up to $5,000 in fines.
- Possession with intent to distribute — A conviction for this offense carries up to 50 years of prison time and up to $50,000 in fines.
- Other heroin offenses — Selling this illegal drug or manufacturing it carries even harsher penalties. Mr. Biswas can counsel you on your legal rights and how to best protect them.
Did The Police Violate Your Rights?
If law enforcement committed a search and seizure violation or any other constitutional rights violation, Mr. Biswas can seek to have the evidence suppressed. This can be a powerful tool for defending against heroin charges and avoiding serious penalties. You can count on Mr. Biswas to explore all options on your behalf.