Possession of Marijuana in Clinton Township
Even as attitudes concerning marijuana change statewide and nationally, laws often lag behind. Anyone caught possessing marijuana in any form can be convicted of a misdemeanor or felony offense, depending on the amount of the drug possessed and other circumstances involved in the case. It is absolutely crucial that anyone who has been accused of pot possession in Clinton Township you need to speak to a skilled drug crime attorney immediately and begin working to protect against conviction and harsh criminal penalties. Michigan cracks down hard on drug crime offenders, including marijuana possession offenders, and you will likely be surprised at the severity of the penalties you face after allegations of marijuana possession. Even a joint or two could land you behind bars and result in mandatory fines, driver’s license suspension, and other punishment that can potentially be life-changing. Our lawyers are always available to start working with clients statewide after drug possession accusations.
At Grabel & Associates, we understand Michigan drug crime law and how it relates to specific cases in Clinton and throughout the state. We know what it takes to win, and under the direction of experienced trial lawyer Scott Grabel, we will work to deliver exceptional defense and the best possible result no matter what the specifics of your case may be. The sooner you are able to get in touch with a member of our team, the more we can do to protect you throughout investigation and a potential trial. Contact Grabel & Associates by phone or online now and let us provide you with a free initial case analysis, so that we can begin providing you with a step-by-step legal strategy early on in the criminal justice process.
Michigan Marijuana Possession Laws
While you can be convicted of a misdemeanor for using marijuana, actually possessing the drug is a more serious charge. Though Clinton marijuana laws are significantly lighter for offenders accused of pot possession than cultivation or distribution, it is still critical to work with an attorney throughout every stage of your case. If you are found in possession of a large amount of marijuana, you may even face enhanced penalties under Clinton possession with intent to sell or deliver legislation. Our lawyers know what it takes to protect you throughout investigation so that you are not wrongly convicted of possession or a more serious offense.
Contact our team now and find out more about how we can help you fight back against marijuana possession charges in Clinton. In addition to knowing how marijuana laws cause specific situations to play out in court, our team has extensive experience working in cases involving rights violations such as illegal search or seizure, and we are prepared to do everything we can to expose mistakes and help you improve your case outcome. Our team is committed to always being available for clients in Clinton and statewide, and can be reached for a free preliminary consultation right now.
Contact Grabel & Associates and begin your fight for justice. We are available 24/7 to begin fighting with you and for you.
Penalties for Marijuana Possession in Michigan
If you are found guilty of possessing marijuana, you could be convicted of a misdemeanor and face up to a year in prison, in addition to a fine of up to $2,000. If you are simply using marijuana, but do not possess any amount of the drug or only trace amounts, you can face up to 90 days behind bars and/or a fine of up to $100. Possessing marijuana near a park, school, church, or other select public locations outlined in the Penal Code, you could face up to 2 years in prison and a fine of $2,000, along with a misdemeanor or felony record.
In addition to these penalties, you will likely face the suspension of your driver’s license and other restrictions on your freedom. Work with our team to fight back against harsh punishment resulting from drug crime conviction.
Our Approach to Marijuana Possession Cases in Clinton Township
Our attorneys treat every drug crime case as if it were our own, and we remain focused on attaining the most favorable result throughout every stage of the process. After working with you to determine what outcomes are achievable that also line up with your unique case goals, we will put proven strategies into place, based on the specifics of your legal situation. Contact us now for a free initial case analysis, and look over our proven results to learn more about how we can help you in your Clinton, Michigan case.
Contact Grabel & Associates for Drug Crime Defense
To speak with Scott Grabel or another one of our experienced attorneys right now, call our toll free 24/7 hotline at 1-800-342-7896. You can also contact us online if you aren’t able to call. Don’t waste any time, our attorneys are ready to begin protecting you right now. Let us provide you with free information through an initial consultation.