Possession of a Prohibited or Controlled Substance Lawyer in Toronto, Brampton, Orangeville and GTA
The Criminal Code of Canada reads; Except as authorized under the regulations, no person shall possess a substance included in Schedule I, II, or III. You can find a complete list of drugs and their respective schedules under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act here: https://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/c-38.8/
It is illegal to possess any of the following drugs in Canada: marijuana (over the legal limit), hashish, fentanyl, cocaine, heroin, GHB, ecstasy, magic mushrooms, ketamine, LSD, crystal meth, opium and more.
The Crown must produce a “Certificate of Analysis” proving that the substance in question (which has been tested by Health Canada) is a controlled substance. It does not matter whether or not the drugs belong to you, if they are found on your person, you may be charged.
If you’ve been charged with Possession of a Prohibited or Controlled Substance anywhere in Toronto, Brampton, Orangeville and surrounding GTA, we can help guide you through the complex and stressful process that lies ahead. Call GSP Law to discuss your case and put forth your best defence at 905-789-7840.