Marijuana Laws in Washington

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Many people now believe that possession of marijuana is completely legal in the state of Washington. But there still remains laws surrounding the use, cultivation and possession of marijuana. If you or a loved one has been charged for a marijuana violation, you need the expert advice of a seasoned criminal defense attorney immediately.

Even with these movements towards legalization under certain circumstances within Washington state, people should not become confused with federal drug laws governing marijuana. Charles A Johnston has experience in successfully defending people against marijuana related charges in both state and federal courts.

Medical Marijuana Laws

In Washington state it can be legal for citizens to obtain medicinal marijuana to use for the treatment of specific medical conditions as prescribed by a physician. But the specifics and conditions surrounding this legislation are complex.

If you or a loved one are considering the use of medical marijuana, you should consult with Charles A Johnston criminal defense attorney in Tacoma WA to insure you are compliant with current regulations governing it’s use.

If you or a loved one have been arrested and charged with a marijuana related offense, you have the right to remain silent and should not talk to law enforcement or prosecutors without the presence of your attorney.  Call Charles A Johnston criminal defense attorney immediately if you suspect you are under investigation or have been charged.

Charles Johnston is one of the most experienced trial lawyers in the area. With a life long focus in criminal law, he has successfully defended people accused of marijuana related cases in both state and federal courts.