crossing state lines with weed

Over the past decade or two, many states have legalized or decriminalized marijuana, making it more accessible for residents. However, under Wyoming law, neither recreational nor medical marijuana is legal. However, Wyoming shares almost its entire southern border with Colorado, a state where marijuana is legal for recreational purposes. While smuggling weed from Colorado to Wyoming may be tempting,...

gun possession with drug charge

Drug offenses are some of the most common criminal cases in Wyoming. A conviction for a drug crime can result in a broad range of criminal and collateral consequences. Many of these have a major impact on your life. Even if you are able to avoid the most serious consequences of a drug conviction, you may be wondering if...

cds drug possession

If law enforcement catches you with a drug that’s considered a controlled dangerous substance (CDS), you should learn as soon as possible what criminal liability you could incur. Yes, possession of a CDS can be a felony in Wyoming, but not for every instance of possession. The specific details of your case matter. What Is a CDS Drug? Wyoming...

mip-consequences

Reduce the Chances Your Child Will Suffer Harsh Consequences Under Wyoming Drinking Laws By Seeking Counsel Right Away Any time police charge a minor with a crime, the potential exists to ruin the child’s life. Minor in possession charges, or MIP, is no different. It would be easy to dismiss MIP charges because consuming alcohol as a minor is...

wyoming marijuana laws

Like many states, Wyoming has strict penalties for possessing and distributing marijuana. Wyoming marijuana laws also apply to other forms of marijuana such as hash and concentrate. Unlike other states, Wyoming marijuana laws prohibit the exception for medical marijuana.   Additionally, the state can charge you with DUI for driving while under the influence of marijuana. This charge carries...

possession with intent to deliver

In Wyoming, a possession with attempt to distribute charge is a serious matter that demands a fight.  Possession with an attempt to distribute means you are charged with possessing illegal drugs with the intent to sell them to another person. If you were arrested with a substantial amount of a drug, distribution supplies, or manufacturing equipment, you could be...

Wyoming Drug Laws

Public attitudes around drugs are in flux. In many states, advocates are pushing to decriminalize marijuana use and possession while maintaining a strong prohibition on other controlled substances, like heroin or cocaine. Depending upon the type of substance and the amount, a conviction for possession of illegal drugs could result in a substantial term of imprisonment and a significant...

Possession of a Controlled Substance

When you are facing charges for possession of a controlled substance in the state of Wyoming, it is important to keep in mind that Wyoming drug possession laws are very strict.  If you are convicted of a drug possession charge, you are likely to face time in jail, as well as a monetary fine.  Wyoming Drug Crimes Defense Attorney...