Q: If I got a marijuana possession charge when I was 17 but may not go to court until after my birthday..
Will I be charged as an adult or minor? This is my 3rd posession charge.
A: If the date of offense was before you turned 18, then the case will be in juvenile court. You should definitely seek counsel still however b/c they can sentence you as an adult if you are 18 b/c technically you cannot take advantage of juvenile services. Also it is a third offense so the court may be harsher on you.
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