You should get a lawyer sooner rather than later. That is your best chance to avoid jail on this charge. You will have your arraignment date soon but it will only be the first of at least three Court dates, maybe more.
It frequently takes 6 months before blood test results are returned from the Michigan State Police forensic laboratory. Hire a lawyer now as opposed to waiting until you find out there is a charge against you. In some cases with prescription medication, charges can be avoided with a good criminal defense lawyer's intervention. If you do nothing, you will be charged and then even a great criminal defense lawyer will have a hard time getting the charges dismissed.
I encourage you to use www.avvo.com to find a 10.0 rated criminal defense lawyer. Most retained criminal defense attorneys will offer you a free telephone consultation. Feel free to consult with an attorney in any part of Michigan as it is not uncommon for criminal defense lawyers to travel throughout the state.
Mr. Loren Dickstein, Esq.
LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C.
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Southfield, MI 48075
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You appear to have a valid defense to the charges because of when you took the drugs. I strongly suggest you hire an attorney right away. It will make a difference.
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