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The Spodek Law Group understands how delicate high-profile cases can be, and has a strong track record of getting positive outcomes. Our lawyers service a clientele that is nationwide. With offices in both LA and NYC, and cases all across the country - Spodek Law Group is a top tier law firm.

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Is weed legal in Nevada? A guide to where and when it is

By Spodek Law Group | July 16, 2023
(Last Updated On: October 11, 2023)

Last Updated on: 11th October 2023, 06:13 pm

While recreational and medical marijuana are now legal in Nevada, the laws remain complex with many nuances that can lead to criminal penalties. If you face cannabis-related charges, having an experienced criminal defense lawyer is critical. Here is guidance on identifying and retaining quality legal counsel.

Seek Out a Lawyer Well-Versed in Nevada’s Marijuana Laws

From possession and cultivation limits to public use and licensed dispensaries, a maze of statutes govern legal weed in Nevada. Few non-specialists understand the intricacies. Look for a lawyer focused on defending marijuana cases.

Find a Lawyer Familiar with Local Courts and Prosecutors

Each jurisdiction handles cannabis cases differently. A lawyer who regularly appears in the local courts will understand the priorities and negotiation tendencies of the judges and prosecutors involved. This allows them to craft targeted arguments.

Make Sure They Stay Current on the Rapidly Evolving Laws

Nevada’s marijuana statutes have changed quickly in recent years and continue to evolve. Choose counsel who actively tracks new case precedents, regulations, ballot initiatives and other developments that may impact your defenses.

Look for Someone with a Track Record of Favorable Verdicts

Check credentials and reviews to verify the lawyer has a proven history of achieving positive outcomes for cannabis clients, including charges reduced or dismissed pre-trial, acquittals if it goes to trial, and minimized penalties upon conviction.

Find a Lawyer Willing to Go to Trial If Needed

While most marijuana cases settle through plea deals, make sure your lawyer has recent trial experience presenting cannabis defenses in front of local judges and juries. Not all lawyers excel in the courtroom, so trial readiness is key.

Make Sure Your Communication Styles Sync

Facing drug charges is scary. You want a lawyer who is compassionate, clearly explains the process, and makes you feel comfortable asking questions. Vet them to ensure your personalities work well together.

Here are some of the key ways an experienced cannabis lawyer defends your rights and future:

Identifies Illegal Searches & Seizures

Lawyers determine if police violated search and seizure laws when confiscating marijuana evidence. Suppressing illegally obtained evidence can lead to acquittal.

Challenges Faulty or Insufficient Lab Tests

Lawyers scrutinize cannabis lab tests for flaws in procedures, inaccuracies, insufficient THC confirmation and other issues providing grounds to exclude damning evidence.

Advocates for Diversion Programs Where Appropriate

In cases involving lawful medical use, small recreational quantities, or non-violent defendants, lawyers argue for enrollment in diversion programs as an alternative to conviction.

Negotiates Pleas to Lesser Offenses

Leveraging case weaknesses, lawyers negotiate plea deals resulting in either reduced charges or sentencing alternatives that limit penalties like incarceration.

Argues Affirmative Defenses Like Medical Necessity

Defenses that exempt certain marijuana activities from criminal liability, when legitimately applicable, provide grounds for dismissal.

Don’t Go It Alone – Protect Your Rights and Future

Despite loosening laws, Nevada marijuana charges still carry devastating consequences if mishandled. An experienced cannabis lawyer tilts the odds in your favor. Take time to choose the right counsel for your needs. I have successfully represented many clients facing marijuana charges and can help you too. Call me for strong and compassionate guidance.

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