Trafficking in harmful intoxicants ORC § 2903.03

Defined:
  • Distributing a harmful intoxicant
  • To a person who is 18 or older,
  • With reason to believe,
  • That the harmful intoxicant will be used with purpose to induce intoxication or similar physiological effects.
Potential Penalties:

Trafficking in harmful intoxicants can be a felony of either the fourth or the fifth degree and a conviction can be penalized by a prison sentence of 6-18 months and a fine of up to $5,000. Additionally, the court may suspend an offender’s driver’s or commercial driver’s license or permit.

At Funkhouser Law, from the moment a client walks through the door, we presume that they are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. As such, we work hard to accomplish the most favorable outcome for each of our clients. If you have been accused trafficking in harmful intoxicants, please call Funkhouser Law for a free consultation with an experienced, peer-rated lawyer.