GHB-related drug offenses are punished with especially high prison terms in Nevada. In addition, having narcotics convictions on your record looks very bad to employers.
Our Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers have a long history of fighting GHB charges. In many cases we can get it reduced to a lesser crime or sometimes dismissed altogether.
The first thing we do is to try to persuade the D.A. to offer a good plea bargain. That usually works. But know that we are experienced trial attorneys as well. If necessary we were always ready to take your case to a jury.
For more about Las Vegas GHB crimes and what we can do keep scrolling down.
About GHB in Nevada
GHB (short for gamma-hydroxybutryric acid) is a schedule I narcotic. It is commonly associated with "raves" and considered a "date rape" drug.
GHB Possession Laws in Las Vegas, NV (NRS 453.336)
GHB possession is a serious felony in Las Vegas. But doing Nevada Drug Court may result in your entire case getting dismissed.
For more in depth information about Las Vegas narcotics possession law, go to our article: Nevada crime of possession of controlled substances / drugs.
GHB Possession for Sale Laws in Las Vegas, NV (NRS 453.337)
Possessing GHB for the purpose of selling it is a felony in Nevada. But a first-time conviction might be pleaded so you get probation and no prison.
For more information on Las Vegas narcotics possession for sale law, refer to this page: Nevada crime of possession of controlled substances / drugs with intent to sell.
GHB Sale Laws in Las Vegas, NV (NRS 453.321)
Selling or making GHB is a felony in Nevada. (Purchasing GHB is charged as either drug possession or trafficking depending on how much is involved.)
For thorough information about Las Vegas narcotics sale laws, go to our article: Nevada crime of selling controlled substances / drugs.
GHB Trafficking Laws in Las Vegas, NV (NRS 453.3395)
Nevada drug trafficking laws don't come into play unless the GHB weighs 4 grams or more. Penalties get steeper when the weight hits 14 grams and then again at 28 grams.
For further information about Las Vegas trafficking laws go to our webpage: Nevada crime of trafficking controlled substances / drugs.
Accused of GHB offenses in Las Vegas? Call us ...
If you have been arrested for possessing or selling GHB in Nevada, phone 702-DEFENSE (702-333-3673). Our Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers are here to talk to you for free about your case. We will do everything to try to get your charges lessened or even dropped completely.
To learn about California GHB laws, go to our informational article on California GHB laws.