If you have been arrested and charged with international drug trafficking, you need help from an experienced lawyer. Even if you are completely innocent, it is easy to lose these cases, and too much is at stake to take any chances.
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After being captured in Argentina, an individual accused of being an international drug lord was handed over to federal authorities and flown to South Florida on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. He was originally arrested in 2012, but could not be extradited until recently. A day after his arrival, he appeared before a federal judge to face charges of federal drug trafficking for smuggling cocaine.
The sun hadn't even finished rising on a recent Wednesday morning when law enforcement agents raided a home in Florida. Authorities say their actions were part of a predawn crackdown on crime. A substantial number of arrests were made in the federal drug trafficking bust.
The beautiful state of Florida is known for many things, including its beautiful shores, popular tourist attractions, and, unfortunately, drug-related crimes. Interstate 95 is an apparently commonly traveled route for those who take part in federal drug trafficking schemes. The government takes such crimes very seriously, and prosecution tends to be quite aggressive; therefore, if one charged with such crimes hopes to obtain any sort of positive outcome, it is crucial to employ the best possible defense strategies.
A federal judge in a state outside of Florida heard the initial hearings for two men who are charged with serious drug crimes on a recent Friday. Four people in total were arrested in the federal drug trafficking bust. The possible penalties those involved will face if convicted are quite severe.
Those accused of crimes in Florida or elsewhere in the United States often face serious challenges as the legal process unfolds before them. Anyone charged with serious crimes, such as federal drug trafficking, typically has a lot at stake. One man is currently facing charges that may compound the potential negative effects of other legal problems he already has.