Prescription Fraud in Fort Worth
Call a Skilled Fort Worth Criminal Defense Lawyer!
Some medications with major medical benefits also carry a high potential
risk of dependence. When someone becomes addicted to these medications,
they may resort to forging prescriptions or altering one they are given
in order to obtain these controlled substances. Likewise, pharmacists
who have access to prescriptions and other documents may choose to honor
or refill a prescription without authorization. These acts are prescription
fraud, and carry severe penalties if you are convicted.
If you are accused of prescription fraud, it is important to obtain high-quality
legal representation from a Fort Worth criminal defense attorney as soon
as possible. At
Jerry Loftin & Associates, our team has more than 65 years of experience representing Texans in
court, assisting them with all of their legal needs, including
drug crime charges. We have served Fort Worth since 1970, and are proud of our reputation
as one of the premiere law firms in the area.
Call Jerry Loftin & Associates today at 817.429.2000 and we will provide
you with a
free initial consultation!
Experienced Counsel for Complex Charges
Prescription fraud can be committed in numerous ways, both by those seeking
these medications illegally, and by those who distribute them. If you
have been accused of prescription drug fraud, you could be anywhere from
a class-A misdemeanor to a second-degree felony, with long prison sentences
and fines up to $10,000.
Some medications that are the target of prescription fraud include:
Don’t wait to obtain criminal defense representation if you are accused
of prescription fraud; let a skilled attorney stand up for you and your
rights and protect you from the harshness of the criminal justice system.
Contact Jerry Loftin & Associates today for experienced legal counsel!