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THE OREGON CRIMINAL LAW GUIDE

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"I defend people facing methadone and other drug charges in the State of Oregon."

OREGON METHADONE LAWS AND OFFENSES

   ORS 475.816 Unlawful manufacture of methadone. (1) Except as authorized by ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980, it is unlawful for any person to manufacture methadone.

   (2) Unlawful manufacture of methadone is a Class B felony. [2011 c.524 §16]

   ORS 475.818 Unlawful manufacture of methadone within 1,000 feet of school. (1) Except as authorized by ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980, it is unlawful for any person to manufacture methadone within 1,000 feet of the real property comprising a public or private elementary, secondary or career school attended primarily by minors.

   (2) Unlawful manufacture of methadone within 1,000 feet of a school is a Class A felony. [2011 c.524 §17]

    ORS 475.820 Unlawful delivery of methadone. (1) Except as authorized by ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980, it is unlawful for any person to deliver methadone.

   (2) Unlawful delivery of methadone is a Class B felony.

   (3) Notwithstanding subsection (2) of this section, unlawful delivery of methadone is a Class A felony if the delivery is to a person under 18 years of age. [2011 c.524 §18]

   ORS 475.822 Unlawful delivery of methadone within 1,000 feet of school. (1) Except as authorized by ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980, it is unlawful for any person to deliver methadone within 1,000 feet of the real property comprising a public or private elementary, secondary or career school attended primarily by minors.

   (2) Unlawful delivery of methadone within 1,000 feet of a school is a Class A felony. [2011 c.524 §19]

   ORS 475.824 Unlawful possession of methadone. (1) It is unlawful for any person knowingly or intentionally to possess methadone unless the methadone was obtained directly from, or pursuant to, a valid prescription or order of a practitioner while acting in the course of professional practice, or except as otherwise authorized by ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980.

   (2) Unlawful possession of methadone is a Class C felony. [2011 c.524 §20]


David N Lesh
Oregon Methadone Lawyer
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503.546.2928
434 NW 19th Avenue
Portland, OR  97209


TIP:  Possession of methadone is an expungeable offense if you otherwise qualify; delivery and manufacture charges are not.

 

David Lesh Mini Biography

Oregon attorney since 1990;

Former prosecutor (5 years);

Former lawyer to the Portland Police Bureau (3+ years);

Sought after criminal defense attorney (11+ years).