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Q: If I failed drug court after attending then after 13 yrs later pick up with a warrant. Knowing I'm innocent do have case

Knowing there were 5 others and the main guy already took the intent charge And his son took the weapons in Ok can I still be charge if I canant my plea and they will tesfiee

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Kentucky on
Q: What are the laws in Ky at the moment for not hiring or firing someone for using legal CBD products?

Was dined a job for showing positive for THC in urine and I only use CBD gummies, vape and oils instead of Mobic for my arthritis which has severe health problems associated with medication. Was informed any use of CBD products will cause you to fail and I could not be employed and when when the... Read more »

John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick
answered on May 24, 2023

Currently, Kentucky does not offer any sort of employment protection to legal CBD users.

In Kentucky, CBD products are legal if they contain 0.3% or less THC. In order to test positive in a typical urine test, a user would need to consume more than 2,000 mg of legal CBD products / day....
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1 Answer | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for New Jersey on
Q: Are employers allowed to deny me employment if I fail a drug test for the use of marijuana in New Jersey? I am 18.
Leonard R. Boyer
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answered on May 25, 2023

Just because the use of marijuana has been decriminalized does not mean it could not interfere with your job.

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Employment Law for Virginia on
Q: Do I have any protections in the state of VA for drug screening even though I have a medical cannabis certification?

I have a medical cannabis certification due to a congenital and lifelong musculoskeletal condition which causes constant and consistent pain management. The certification was recommended because of the physical dependence and other risks that come with normal pain medication. My main question is do... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law, Employment Discrimination and Employment Law for Virginia on
Q: Protections for pre employment drug screening with medical cannabis certification?

I just have a quick question. I know there are protections for individuals from being terminated or being denied a position for testing positive for cannabis and have a medical card. However, my question is, in the state of VA, does the same protections apply for those who are applying to a job? I... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Ohio on
Q: Can an officer search a locked glovebox by using my keys during a stop?

Tonight my husband and I were parked in a gas station parking lot. An officer pulled in then pulled out. We pulled out shortly after and were about to get on the freeway when we saw the same officer pull out from a parking lot and follow us onto the on ramp of the freeway where he proceeded to pull... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Civil Rights for Indiana on
Q: I was arrested in Indiana for 2 misdemeanor's and 2 felonies, when I was booked in the jail,and never fingerprinted me.

They put me suicide watch with no way of using the toilet for several hours after I begged them. Was in need of hydration so bad that I couldn't talk because my mouth was so dry.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Federal Crimes for California on
Q: if someone sends a controlled substance across state lines, what happens to the person who receives it

i think i am being scammed by someone who advertises sending medicine online, then i found out it’s a controlled substance, and they’ve been hitting me for hundreds of dollars for insurance stamps etc and threatening me that i’ll get arrested if the package is opened before delivery. i never... Read more »

James L. Arrasmith
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answered on May 16, 2023

Federal Law: Controlled substances are regulated by the federal government in the United States, primarily through the Controlled Substances Act (CSA). The CSA categorizes drugs into different schedules based on their potential for abuse and medical use. Sending a controlled substance across state... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Illinois on
Q: With legal weed in Illinois I noticed that the sale of paraphernalia is illegal

If selling paraphernalia is illegal how can dispensary’s sell bowls and what not

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Kansas on
Q: the smell of marijuana and two underage kids saying they got marijuana from another underage kid enough to get a warran

They didn't have any marijuana in their position it's just hearsay

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Virginia on
Q: Can you be dismissed for having THC in your system and you have a legal medical card ? Company is privately owned .

Company does have contracts a couple times a year as a sub contractor to Navy shipyard contractors.

1 Answer | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Criminal Law for Washington on
Q: Is marijuana in a recreationally legal state considered illegal if probation states no illegal drugs allowed?

I moved here on an interstate compact from Oklahoma to Washington. My stipulations on probation state no controlled substances without prescription or illegal drugs. Since marijuana is recreationally legal in this state and my stipulations aren't specific, only typical rules for anyone on... Read more »

Aaron A. Pelley
Aaron A. Pelley
answered on May 7, 2023

Short answer, no. Unfortunately, the legislature has specifically decided that people who have committed crimes do not deserve one of the safest drugs that is available for treating a number of medical conditions. The provision for medical cannabis specifically calls it out by saying, "... Read more »

0 Answers | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for New Mexico on
Q: If someone is having a overdose in New Mexico can they still be charged with a 4th degree felony if police saw Marijuana

Charged sent to jail public defender said he could not use the overdose prevention limited immunity. A search was conducted on home. Brother was also charged but his charge was dismissed. He used the overdose statue.

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