Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing Gamma Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) in New Jersey
NJ Drug Charges Defense Lawyer With Offices in Passaic County and Morris County
Being charged with a drug crime, such as manufacturing, distributing, or dispensing gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB), can have serious consequences, including hefty fines and a term of incarceration. Having an aggressive, experienced defense lawyer to guide you through the legal process is invaluable. Alissa D. Hascup represents clients throughout New Jersey who have been charged with a wide variety of criminal offenses, including drug offenses, weapons offenses, kidnapping, homicide, and theft by deception in Paterson, Newark, Morristown, Hackensack, and Elizabeth.
Ms. Hascup has successfully defended thousands of cases in New Jersey’s Superior Courts (indictable/felony level offenses) and Municipal Courts (disorderly persons/misdemeanor level offenses). Ms. Hascup is a former Assistant County Prosecutor, Special Deputy Attorney General, and Municipal Prosecutor, who handled a variety of serious drug-related cases during the course of her distinguished career. She knows what it takes for the State to prove a drug case beyond a reasonable doubt – and will use that knowledge to defend the charges filed against you.
Call Alissa D. Hascup anytime for an initial consultation, which is always provided free of charge.
Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing Gamma Hydroxybutyrate (GHB): N.J.S.A. 2C:35-5.2
N.J.S.A. 2C:35-5.2 sets forth:
a. Except as authorized by P.L.1970, c.226 (C.24:21-1), it shall be a crime of the Second Degree (punishable by a term of incarceration between 5 and 10 years in New Jersey State Prison) for any person knowingly or purposely to manufacture, distribute or dispense, or to possess or have under his control with intent to manufacture, distribute or dispense gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB).
b. Notwithstanding the provisions of N.J.S.2C:43-3 or any other law, a fine of up to $150,000.00 may be imposed upon a person who violates this section.
Contact a NJ GHB Charges Defense Lawyer Today
If you are facing charges for Manufacturing, Distributing, or Dispensing GHB, there are serious consequences associated with a conviction, including hefty fines and exposure to jail time. Don’t delay in hiring legal representation to protect your freedom and your rights. Alissa Hascup is available anytime to discuss your case. Call her at 862-257-1200 or email her to schedule a free consultation.