I am 18 years old and this my first ever offense, it was less than a gram. I am a good student and my GPA does the talking and i also work part-time. Is there a chance i could get my charges dismissed or dropped
Yes. You should hire a well-versed attorney in Dallas County and listen to what he tells you. There are several ways to get this type of case dropped.
Duplicate post. Please see prior answers. Negotiation with the prosecutor to keep a criminal conviction off your record is likely since it's your first offense. Suggest using the "find a lawyer" tab here on Avvo to locate a local criminal attorney for advice and to discuss your legal options. Most will offer a free consultation, so get on the phone and make a few calls. Best of luck.
In all likelihood, you can get a favorable resolution to this type of case. Dallas has a program for exactly this type of situation that, if you do your part, will keep it off of your record. Contact a lawyer without delay,
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Hire a good local criminal defense attorney to see what they can work out for you. There are many options that only a local attorny might be able to work out with the DA's office
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