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Q: In the state of Missouri Is it illegal to smoke Marijuana while holding your young child ?

I'm in a custody battle and I dropped my kids off to their mother when I looked back she was holding my 3 year old daughter and smoking a Marijuana filled cigar and I got it on video is this illegal and grounds for me to get more out of my custody battle ?

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Q: My ? Is I got busted in 1999 with Marijuana, intention to sale I'm from small town so I ended up with class B felony

I ended up 5 yrs probation..screwed that up and ended up doing 120 treatment am I able to get foodstamos now or am I still excluded?

1 Answer | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Criminal Law for Missouri on
Q: I got arrested for marijuana possession and missed my trial date... what do I do now?

I've tried calling the court and a public defender and they were no help, I got arrested in Jefferson County Missouri, who should I go to to help me through the legal process of getting this taken care of.

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answered on Nov 7, 2023

Missing your court date is a serious matter and can have significant legal consequences. You should immediately contact an attorney to help you resolve this issue.

An attorney can help you understand your options and protect your rights. They can also help you reschedule your trial date and...
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1 Answer | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Employment Law for Missouri on
Q: In Missouri. Starting a position at a Union. For random drug tests, am I covered with my medical card from being fired?
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answered on Jul 21, 2023

Having a medical marijuana card may not automatically protect you from being fired if your employer has a strict drug-free policy and conducts drug tests. Employers have the right to establish their own policies regarding drug use, and they may choose to take disciplinary actions, including... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Cannabis & Marijuana Law for Missouri on
Q: I'm in the process of getting my medical marijuana card. Can I still possess and own a fireaem if I get my medical card

I know I won't be able to purchase a firearm if the seller does a federal background check. If I do get my card, would I have to turn my firearms over?

David Casey
David Casey
answered on Apr 13, 2022

As of now, one who has a medical marijuana card in Missouri cannot purchase or own a firearm. This is not due to Missouri law, but rather the fact that cannabis is still federally classified a controlled substance This is a quickly-changing area of the law as there is pending federal legislation... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law, Civil Litigation and Civil Rights for Missouri on
Q: Me and my boyfriend got pulled over for having a tail light out and for some reason the officers scheduled the car

For drugs and there was some Marijuana found but I did not know about any of it now I am being charged with a class D felony and two misdemeanors, what do I do, how can I get these charges dropped?

Caroline Bundy
Caroline Bundy
answered on Apr 1, 2021

See if you qualify for a public defender and/or speak with a criminal defense attorney.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Federal Crimes for Missouri on
Q: If it's been 3-4 years without charging someone with a felony, what happens?

Felony drug possession

Caroline Bundy
Caroline Bundy
answered on Jan 27, 2021

Under Missouri law, the period of limitation does not run: (1) During any time when the accused is absent from the state, but in no case shall this provision extend the period of limitation otherwise applicable by more than three years; or (2) During any time when the accused is concealing... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Cannabis & Marijuana Law, Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Criminal Law for Missouri on
Q: I haven't been charged with a crime. can a police officer confiscate my medical marijuana? And refuse to return it.

I have a medical marijuana card in good standing in the state of missouri

Roderick C. White
Roderick C. White
answered on Oct 16, 2020

Even a valid medical marijuana card does have some limitations with regard to amount. Such as:

"Up to four ounces may be purchased per 30 days. The Department of Health may set limits on the amount of marijuana possessed, “provided that the limit is not less than a 60 days supply.”...
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