“When I was arrested by the Feds on Drug Conspiracy charges, they told me I was facing mandatory life in federal prison without the possibility of parole. I knew that I was innocent, but I was scared . . . so I knew that I would have to find a lawyer who was not afraid of the Feds and would take my case to trial. I chose Greg Robey because he is a fighter. After over 2 weeks in a federal jury trial, I was found Not Guilty of all charges. My family and I am forever grateful to Mr. Robey.” -L.B., Mansfield, Ohio
With the exception of Washington and Colorado, marijuana remains illegal across the United States. The illegality of cannabis has given rise to many new and dangerous synthetic drugs that claim to mimic the effects of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the primary compound in marijuana. Sold as herbal incense in head shops in Ohio and other states, these synthetic substances more closely resemble the effects of amphetamines, but last longer.
In the first half of 2013, the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation was aware of the following two synthetic marijuana drugs that have recently (April 2014) been permanently banned in Ohio:
The Ohio law banning these two drugs goes a step further and makes drugs with the same basic chemical structure as the PB-22 and 5F-PB-22 also illegal even if they haven’t been released yet.
If you or your loved one is arrested for possession, sale or manufacturing of any type of drug, contact an experienced criminal law attorney immediately.