The use or sale of many types of synthetic cannabis or fake weed is illegal in Utah. This includes common types of synthetic cannabis such K-2 or Spice.
If you have been arrested for possession or sale of synthetic cannabis, I can help. I am Catherine Cleveland, an experienced Salt Lake City synthetic cannabis defense lawyer. I have an in-depth understanding of Utah’s drug laws, and I can defend you from any criminal charge related to the use or sale of synthetic cannabis or marijuana.
To schedule a free consultation to discuss your criminal defense options, please contact my law office online.
What Types of Synthetic Marijuana Are Illegal?
The law prohibits specific chemical compounds. As a result, many manufacturers of fake weed work to find alternative compounds that are not listed under the law. In these situations, a chemical test may reveal whether the synthetic cannabis you use falls under the scope of the law.
The laws involving synthetic drugs, such as fake weed and bath salts, are continually changing. As your Salt Lake City synthetic cannabis defense lawyer, I can review the facts in your case and determine whether the synthetic marijuana you are accused of using is illegal in Utah.
A conviction for possession or sale of fake weed can result in serious consequences. You may face fines, jail time, community service or other penalties. Additionally, a criminal record can impact your ability to get a job or get into college. With experience handling these types of cases, I can help you fight your charges and protect your future.
Criminal defense is all I do
My exclusive focus as a Salt Lake City criminal defense lawyer has helped me perfect successful legal strategies that are proven to be effective in Utah Courts. Throughout the years, I have achieved a history of favorable results by helping hundreds of people successfully reduce or avoid criminal charges. My clients’ positive testimonials tell their stories.