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Prescription Fraud

Prescription Fraud in Fort Lauderdale

Have you been accused of doctor shopping?

If you have been charged with a crime related to any type of prescription drug, including Oxycontin, Vicodin, Xanax, Valium, Ritalin, or Adderall, you will need the help of an attorney right away. While it may appear to be a minor offense, the crime of selling or possessing prescription medications that do not belong to you is considered fraud. It can be charged as a federal offense in some cases and will always result in lifelong consequences for a person who fails to take appropriate legal action in a timely manner. Some of the most common prescription drug crimes are as follows:

  • Prescription fraud and forgery;
  • Doctor shopping;
  • Unlawful possession of a prescription drug;
  • Unlawful sale of a prescription drug; and
  • Prescription drug manufacturing

These charges are all very serious and can cause you to face consequences of imprisonment, fines, probation, community service, and more. No matter what drug you were accused of possessing, selling, or trafficking, it is very important that you retain the legal services of a Fort Lauderdale drug crime attorney.

Forged Prescription Drugs

At Parks & Braxton, PA, we have over 48 years of combined legal experience and have successfully handled thousands of cases in the past. We know that these charges are taken very seriously by prosecutors, as drug use and prescription drug abuse is on the rise. You should never leave your future up to chance when facing any type of drug crime, especially not prescription fraud. This charge will haunt you for the duration of your life, as you will have to report the conviction on future employment applications; many employers fear that having a convicted criminal on their payroll may lead to trouble or substance abuse. If you are facing these charges and are unsure of your rights, call our law firm today for a free consultation. With thousands of successful cases on our track record, you know that you can trust your case to our law firm.

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