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Possession of Marijuana Dismissed – Novi

Our client, an 18-year-old college student, was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia after her and her boy friend were pulled over and searched by police. She was concerned that she would lose her driver license, financial aid, and potential job opportunities. She made the right move and called criminal defense lawyer, Aaron J. Boria. The result? No criminal conviction on her record.

If you have been charged with possession of marijuana, or any other crime at the 52nd District Court, call criminal lawyer, Aaron J. Boria (734) 453-7806.

Possession of Marijuana

A first offense Possession of Marijuana is a misdemeanor that is punishable by up to an entire year in jail and a fine of $1,000.00 plus costs. Along with that can come probation for up to two years, drug and alcohol testing, drug and alcohol education, drug and alcohol treatment, community service, work program, and more.

A possession of marijuana conviction also means a six-month suspension of your driving privileges.

For more information about marijuana and drug charges in Michigan click here.

Possession of Paraphernalia

Possession of Paraphernalia is also a misdemeanor punishable by up to 90 days in jail and a fine plus costs. This charge, like possession of marijuana can include probation and everything else mentioned above.

Possession of Marijuana Lawyer

It was important to our client that drug charges not appear on her record. We were able to get the Possession of Paraphernalia completely dismissed. The Possession of Marijuana was also suppressed with her completing a short term of probation. The charge is already dismissed even before she is done with probation and will not even show up on her arrest record.

Her driver license will not be suspended, as it would have been if she had been found guilty as charged.

Her parents, her school, and potential employer will never see that she was charged with the offense, her criminal record is sealed.

If you are facing criminal charged call Michigan criminal lawyer, Aaron J. Boria today (734) 453-7806.