I have drug charges
That may be a tough sell, but it will depend on the approval of the probation officer and of course the judge. You will need the assistance of your lawyer to present medical documentation of the need. Hopefully that's enough.
San Diego Criminal Defense Attorney--19 years experience. Law Offices of Jay S. Finnecy
You're going to need Court permission and that may be hard to get. You need a lawyer to argue this one for you.
Criminal Defense Attorney
You need to review this with your criminal defense attorney and the presiding judge and your probation officer ahead of time so no problems arise that will violate the terms of drug court.
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