January 28, 2015

Possession of Marijuana less than 20 grams

Possession of marijuana can either be a misdemeanor or a felony depending on the amount possessed. If you possess 20 grams or more it can be punished as a 3rd degree felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison. If you possess less than 20 grams it is punishable as a first degree misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in the county jail.
November 12, 2010

Speeding tickets are not all created equal.

If you go to court and you are speeding 0 to 29 miles per hour over the limit, your case is heard by a Traffic Hearing Officer. The maximum penalty that the Hearing Officer can impose is a $500 fine and up to 12 hours of driving school