Q: Why am I still being charged?
Me and a co defendant were charged with possession of a controlled substance less than a gram. However the co defendant signed on the charge recently but I'm still being charged and going to court for it. What can I do?
A: Retain a lawyer. If the drugs was in reach of where you were they can charge you,
A: I agree with Penny. What matters as far as the state proving possession is actual care, custody, and control. Who has actual care, custody, and control is a very fact specific question which may need to be litigated. More than one person can possess the same thing. You need to get a lawyer.
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