Chicago, IL asked in Criminal Law for Illinois

Q: I am being charged with my 2nd Possession of Controlled Substance charge of under .5. What is the possible outcome?

My first charge was tried as a misdemeanor and a "Attempted Possession" charge.

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Juan Ooink
Juan Ooink
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: First, it is likely your first charge was amended to an Attempted Possession charge. Second, since this is your second charge, it is much more serious because you have already been given a chance on your first charge. You need to hire a criminal defense attorney to assist you right away.

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