Drug Offences

Edmonton DUI Drug Lawyers Here to Help

The use of prescription drugs is more prevalent than ever. Patients who rely on these medications suffer from a variety of ailments, including insomnia, anxiety, depression, chronic physical pain and more. There has also been a rise in the amount of DUIs involving prescription narcotics. If you have been charged with a non-alcohol related DUI, contact Haryett & Company, Edmonton’s drug-related DUI defence attorneys. We offer skilled representation to protect your rights. Give us a call for your free ½ hour consultation.

DUI drug charges are among the highest level of DUI offenses. Having a competent legal team in your corner is critical to a positive resolution of your case. If you are a first-time offender, your case does not necessarily have to end in conviction. Let our experienced defence lawyers negotiate a plea deal or, if you qualify, help you navigate first time offender programs.

Common Prescription Drugs Associated With Drug DUI

  • Ambien®
  • Lunesta®
  • Percocet®
  • Vicodin®
  • Phenergan®
  • Valium®
  • Flexeril®
  • Xanax®

Common Recreational Drugs Associated With Drug DUI

  • Cocaine 
  • Crack cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Marijuana 
  • Heroin
  • Methamphetamines

Commonly Exhibited Behaviours of Prescription & Illegal Drug Ingestion

A person exhibiting signs of impairment while driving or during a traffic stop will be detained by police. The following are the signs of impairment often noted by law enforcement.

  • Slurred speech
  • Altered pupils
  • Decreased motor function
  • Changes in breathing

Helping You Navigate the Judicial System

Being charged with a drug DUI or impaired driving can be a very stressful and convoluted legal battle. Our impaired driving defence lawyers are well equipped to handle your case. They know that a good DUI drug lawyer completely examines evidence used against you for mistakes or technical flaws. We will work relentlessly to demonstrate that the prescribed drug was taken at the recommended therapeutic level.




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