If you have been arrested for operating a Marijuana Grow House in Lehigh, Golden Gate Estates, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Naples, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda or anywhere else in Southwest Florida. Operating a Marijuana Grow house is an extremely serious allegation in the State of Florida. All Marijuana Growhouse/Marijuana Cultivation charges carry with them substantial fines as well as minimum mandatory prison terms. Marijuana Grow House arrests generally involve a substantial period of police investigation. If you have been arrested for operation of a Marijuana Grow House in Fort Myers, Lehigh or Naples it is highly likely that the police monitored the house where the Marijuana was grown for a substantial period of time. The police likely utilized trash draws, their observations of the plain view areas of the house and property and tips from a confidential informant or other source in order to obtain the search warrant that was used to search the property. Trash draws are a law enforcement investigatory techinique generally utilized by Detectives to gather evidence. During a trash draw the law enforcement officer will take a bag of trash that has been left out on trash day and will comb through it for any evidence of illegal activity. The Lawyers at Viacava & Cantor have extensive experience defending people who have been accussed of operating a Marijuana Grow House. If you have been arrested for Operating a Marijuana Grow House or for Marijuana Cultivation contact a Lawyer from Viacava & Cantor and we will immediately begin working on getting you the best possible result on your case.
Marijuana Grow House: If you are charged with having 300 or more cannabis plants you are facing a mandatory minimum penalty of 3 years in prison as well as a mandatory $25,000 fine. If you are charged with having 2,000 or more cannabis plants you are facing a mandatory minimum penalty of 7 years in prison as well as a mandatory $50,000 fine. If you are charged with having 10,000 or more cannabis plants you are facing a mandatory minimum penalty of 15 years in prison as well as a mandatory $200,000 fine.
The lawyers at the Fort Myers and Sarasota based Criminal Defense Law Firm of Viacava & Cantor handle Marijuana Grow House and Marijuana Cultivation cases throughout the State of Florida. The Criminal Defense Law Firm of Viacava & Cantor is located in Fort Myers and Sarasota with close and convenient access to all other areas in Southwest Florida including Fort Myers, Sarasota, Bradenton, Naples, Cape Coral, Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda, Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel, Captiva and Marco Island. Call a lawyer from Viacava & Cantor at 239-672-8934 (Fort Myers) or 941-388-7810 (Sarasota) for a free consultation to discuss the specific facts of your case.