If you are someone who has recently been charged with marijuana possession, or any marijuana-related crime, you are looking at serious penalties that may change the course of your life for years to come. Read on and speak with our experienced Maryland criminal defense attorney to learn more about marijuana possession charges and how we can help you fight them.
Depending on the amount of marijuana you are caught with, you may spend time in jail. The penalties for marijuana possession in Maryland are as follows:
Those who are caught smoking or otherwise using marijuana in public face a $500 civil fine, and those who have been charged with more than one marijuana-related crime face even higher fines. You should also understand that if the arresting officer suspects that the marijuana you were caught in possession of was not for personal use and that you instead had the intent to distribute or sell it, you will face even more severe consequences.
If you are charged with the intent to distribute the drug, you absolutely must retain a Maryland criminal defense attorney today. The potential consequences you may face are as follows:
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