Charged with Possession of a Hypodermic Needle or other Drug Paraphernalia? Put Lawyer H. Scott Aalsberg 98%* Success Rate of Winning, Reducing or Eliminating the Penalties for all NJ Drug Charges to work for you!

A person may not possess a Hypodermic Needle in NJ without a prescription and said prescription is only valid for 1 Year. Failure to possess a valid prescription will subject the offender to up to 180 days in Jail, $1000.00 fine and a period of probation as determined by the court.

Possession of a Hypodermic Needle in NJ is the same offense and penalties as having any other drug paraphernalia. The offender will face a criminal record, the possibility of up to 180 days in jail, probation and up to $1000.00 fine.

Defenses exist but are limited in nature and most depend on the arrest and stop including police procedures. If you do not have a prescription you do not have a defense, unless your lawyer can find one. Thus, the reason to hire an experienced lawyer to get you the best result. Our office has been handling drug and paraphernalia charges for over 25 years and has represented over 11,000 client. We have won, reduced or eliminated the penalties for thousands of client and we can help you. But you must take the first step and call our office and setup the free office consultation to learn how we can help you.

The Law in NJ

2C:36-6: Possession or distribution of hypodermic syringe or needle

a. Except as authorized by subsection b., c. or other law, it shall be unlawful for a person to have under his control or possess with intent to use a hypodermic syringe, hypodermic needle or any other instrument adapted for the use of a controlled dangerous substance or a controlled substance analog as defined in chapter 35 of Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes or to sell, furnish or give to any person such syringe, needle or instrument. Any person who violates this section is guilty of a disorderly persons offense.

b.A person is authorized to possess and use a hypodermic needle or hypodermic syringe if the person obtains the hypodermic syringe or hypodermic needle by a valid prescription issued by a licensed physician, dentist or veterinarian and uses it for its authorized purpose. No prescription for a hypodermic syringe, hypodermic needle or any other instrument adapted for the use of controlled dangerous substances by subcutaneous injections shall be valid for more than one year from the date of issuance.

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In New Jersey every charge for Heroin Possession or Distribution is a criminal offense subjecting the charged to 3 to 5 years in Jail. Don’t give up we can help. If we accept your case Attorney H. Scott Aalsberg has a 98%* success rate of winning, reducing or eliminating the penalties you face with a heroin possession offense, but remember the sooner we get started fighting your case the more we can do to help reduce your penalties, eliminate jail or even win your heroin charge.  Past performance is not indicative of future results. 

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*98% Success rate of winning, reducing or eliminating the penalties refers to either winning or reducing the penalties the client was facing for a first offense heroin charge in the State of New Jersey for charges not occurring in a school zone, pubic housing project or park. Past performance is not indicative of future performance and by law no attorney can guarantee any result in a particular case. Additional penalties apply if person is charged with possession of heroin in a NJ School Zone, Public Hoousing or Park. This web site is not intended to give legal advise, therefore, if you have a legal question concerning a New Jersey Heroin Drug Charge Offense, please call our office at (732) 257-5040 or 1-800-9-RIGHTS to set up a an in office consultation with one of our New Jersey Criminal Lawyers. Free office consultations are limited to those charged with Heroin 2C:35-10 or other Drug Charge Offenses in the State of New Jersey with our usual consultation fee of $175.00 waived during normal business hours if you mention this website when making the consultation. If you have been busted, arrested or charged with heroin possession or distribution, the most important part of your defense is choosing the right lawyer and choosing that lawyer quickly. The more time the lawyer has to work on your case the better the result. This gives the lawyer time to choose the best options for your defense and to try more defenses. Legal Disclaimer: Before Making your choice of an Attorney, you should give this matter careful thought. If this Advertisement is inaccurate or misleading, you may report same to the Committee on Attorney Advertising at Hughes Justice Complex, P.O. Box 037. Trenton, New Jersey 08625.

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