Bowling Green, OH asked in Criminal Law for Ohio

Q: the judge said 150 fine and 6month spention for a minor misdamenior of drug posession is that true ?

i got caught driving and i had marijuana in the car, i gave up the bit i had then they searched it found almost nothing the cited me for less than 100 gram but i saw what they found and it weighed less than a gram. judge said 150 fine and 6month spention ?

is there any way out of this icant get my liscence suspended i have 3 cronic medical conditions.. plz help me

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David Michael Johnson
David Michael Johnson
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Columbus, OH
  • Licensed in Ohio

A: Having less than 100 grams of marijuana is a minor misdemeanor, which is punishable by up to a $150 fine and a 6 month driver's license suspension. Unfortunately, the judge is completely within the law in instituting such a penalty.

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