When You Get Slapped With a Marijuana Drug Charge

Call an experienced lawyer in Birmingham, MI

In the past few years, many states have relaxed their criminal sentencing laws for marijuana. So far, Michigan is not one of them. If you’re caught with marijuana, you could face high fines and jail time. Hire a lawyer with experience working on marijuana cases in Birmingham, MI. The Law Office of Robert J. Morad PLLC represents clients charged with:

• Possession of marijuana for personal use
• Possession of marijuana with the intent to sell or distribute
• Possession or use of drug paraphernalia
• Unlawful distribution of marijuana
• Unlawful cultivation of marijuana in the first or second degree
• Sale of marijuana to a minor
• Trafficking of marijuana
• Possession or use of marijuana by a minor

Call 248-646-2920 to schedule an appointment at our Birmingham, MI office.

Understand the penalties you could face

If you are caught growing or selling marijuana in Birmingham, MI, you could face lengthy sentences and high fines. Here is a breakdown of the standard consequences:

• If you were caught using any amount of marijuana, you could face a fine of up to $100, up to 90 days in jail or both.
• If you were caught in possession of any amount of marijuana, you could face a fine of up to $2,000, up to one year in jail or both.
• If you were caught giving, sharing or delivering someone any amount of marijuana, you could face a fine of up to $1,000, up to four years in prison or both.
• If you were caught selling or cultivating up to 5 kg of marijuana or 20 plants, you could face a fine of up to $2,000, up to two years in prison or both.
• If you were caught selling or cultivating 5 to 45 kg of marijuana or 20 to 200 plants, you could face a fine of up to $20,000, up to four years in prison or both.
• If you were caught selling or cultivating 45 kg of marijuana, 200 plants or more, you could face a fine of up to $10 million, up to 15 years in prison or both.

The Law Office of Robert J. Morad will work hard on your behalf. If you get hit with a marijuana drug charge in Birmingham, MI, call an experienced lawyer right away.