As of Nov. 1, federal drug sentencing reforms from earlier this year went into effect. The changes affect both current federal drug crime prisoners and future offenders.
If you are being investigated by a federal agency such as the FBI, the DEA or the IRS, then it is crucial that you seek legal counsel as soon as possible. Specifically, it is important to have a criminal defense attorney with experience in federal court. Federal criminal charges are handled differently than state criminal charges, and not all criminal defense attorneys handle federal cases.