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  1. 1. P E R S O N A L I N J U R Y L A W C A R L C E D E R
  2. 2. Please note: This slideshow post does not constitute legal advice. For legal advice, please do contact a licensed attorney. I can be reached for a free consultation at 214- 702-CARL(2275) or 469.2000(DWI). Thanks, Carl Ceder.
  3. 3. P O S S E S S I O N O F C O N T R O L L E D O R I L L I C I T D R U G S M A Y B E A V I O L A T I O N O F T H E T E X A S C O N T R O L L E D S U B S T A N C E S A C T . I N O R D E R C O N V I C T F O R D R U G P O S S E S S I O N , A P R O S E C U T O R M U S T B E A B L E T O P R O V E B E Y O N D A R E A S O N A B L E D O U B T T H A T T H E D E F E N D A N T I N T E N T I O N A L L Y A N D K N O W I N G L Y P O S S E S S E D O R C O N T R O L L E D A A N I L L I C I T D R U G W H I C H T H E Y D O N O T H A V E A V A L I D P R E S C R I P T I O N F R O M A D O C T O R F O R M E D I C A L P U R P O S E S . U N D E R T E X A S L A W , T H E R E A R E F O U R C L A S S E S O F D R U G S . M A R I J U A N A I S E V A L U A T E D O N I T S O W N , S E P A R A T E D F R O M T H E S E F O U R C L A S S E S O F D R U G S . Texas Drug Possession Laws:
  4. 4. A N I N S U F F I C I E N T Q U A N T I T Y O F T H E D R U G I N Q U E S T I O N . T H E D R U G W A S P R E S C R I B E D M E D I C A T I O N F R O M A R E G I S T E R E D M E D I C A L D O C T O R . T H E D R U G I S P R E S C R I B E D M E D I C A L M A R I J U A N A . T H E D R U G H A S B E E N A P P R O V E D F O R U S E U N D E R T H E F E D E R A L F O O D , D R U G , A N D C O S M E T I C A C T T H E D R U G W A S A S U B S T A N C E F O R W H I C H T H E R E I S A N A P P R O V E D N E W D R U G A P P L I C A T I O N U N D E R T H E F E D E R A L F O O D , D R U G , A N D C O S M E T I C A C T T H E D R U G W A S N O T D E S I G N E D F O R H U M A N C O N S U M P T I O N . L A C K O F K N O W L E D G E T H E D E F E N D A N T H A D A C O N T R O L L E D S U B S T A N C E . Defenses to Drug Possession Charges
  5. 5. P E N A L T I E S F O R D R U G P O S S E S S I O N I N T E X A S V A R Y B A S E D O N A F E W D E T E R M I N I N G F A C T O R S : P A S T C O N V I C T I O N S T Y P E O F D R U G P O S S E S S I O N O F D R U G P A R A P H E R N A L I A H O W T H E D R U G W A S S T O R E D O R C O N C E A L E D Q U A N T I T Y Penalties and Sentences