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Norco Abuse Charges

Brighton Criminal Defense Attorney Defends Prescription Drug Charges

While Norco is considered a prescription drug, it is still classified as a Class C substance since it contains hydrocodone. If you have been accused of possessing Norco without a prescription or selling Norco fraudulently, then you may be charged with a crime. To increase your chances of avoiding penalties for Norco abuse, talk to Brighton criminal defense attorney, Adam Russell. He offers tough and uncompromising legal representation for those accused of a criminal offense in Boston.

About Norco

Norco is an opioid that is a combination of acetaminophen, which is used to block the brain's receptors, and hydrocodone, which gives patients a feeling of relaxation and euphoria. Hydrocodone can be highly addictive and therefore, it is classified as a Class C drug.

Penalties for Norco Possession in Massachusetts

In Massachusetts, individuals who are found with Norco and don't have a valid prescription may be charged with a misdemeanor. The prosecution may try to prove that you didn't have a prescription or that you were using was not yours.

Penalties for Norco Sales in Massachusetts

The crime for selling a small amount of Norco is called possession with intent to distribute class B substance. The penalty for this crime is up to 2 ½ years in jail for each count in the complaint.

Need an Attorney for Norco Charges in Boston?

Obtain the legal support you need by contacting a Brighton drug lawyer at Russell Defense Firm. The firm offers a free case evaluation for those who want to find out more about how Attorney Russell can defend their drug crime charges. Don't wait until the court date- that's too late.

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