Teachers *  About LFK * LFK en Espanol * Search LFK:   
Arizona
LFK Home Speak Up! Stories Toons Laws Justice for All Law Docs Change It! Games Links
Search Questions
 Speak Up! Topics
  Arrested (61)
  Banking (5)
  Bullying (6)
  Contracts (5)
  Credit (4)
  Curfew (44)
  Drinking (25)
  Driving (187)
  Emancipation (67)
  Family (219)
  Guns and Weapons (23)
  Housing (17)
  Illegal Substances (91)
  Jury Duty (15)
  Marriage (16)
  New Laws (15)
  Other (378)
  School (118)
  Sexual Assault and Misconduct (31)
  Trouble (34)
  Vandalism and Property Damage (8)
  Violence (87)
  Voting (6)
  When You Turn 18 (107)
  Work and Employment (24)

Latest Questions
  • Is it illegal to download foreign items that is not licensed in United States?

  • I have a questions for you. Since i'm emancipated do I still have to have my parent sign for me to get a tatoo in arizona. And if not would i have to bring the emancipation papers with me to get a tatoo.thanx for answering all my questions.

  • how many people can i have in my car,and what is the curfew in goodyear,az

  • what is the cerfew for pinetop-lakeside, az?

  • Can I get emancipated if I'm only 15, if I'm pregnant, and still going to school? And can I live with my boyfriend which he has a job and will prvied everything needed for me and my baby.

  • Search Dictionary

    Tell a friend about this page!
    Type a friend’s email address into the box below, then hit ‘send.

    Speak Up! - View Question #504


    printer friendly version

    Question: When is marijuana possession a misdemeanor? What are the consequences?

    Answer: In Arizona, possession of less than two pounds of marijuana is a class 6 felony. The Office of the County Attorney may charge a class 6 felony as a misdemeanor at their discretion. See the Youth Laws Section - 'What kids are being arrested for?'


    Comments
    6 thru 10 of 151 comments     1  [ 2 ]  3   4   5  ...   
    On 01/30/09
    from KY said:
    My room mate was charged with possession of Marijuana and paraphernalia charges. The cops were called to my apartment by noise complaint and started to knock on the door. No one got up to answer the door, they had beaten the door so hard it opened, and they clammed to have smelled weed in the room. So they began to search my apartment and found pot. They asked everyone in the room if they had been smoking pot and everyone acknowledged that they had smoked. The officers asked my friends x(4) who had just been smoking this illegal drug to drive home. Tell me how this is right?
    On 07/27/08
    couch from AZ said:
    i turned 18 not even a month ago and i got caught with possession. my lawyer is costing me 3,500 just to fight it and an additional 5,000 if i go to trial. i am facing an F6 felony charge for half a gram of shwag. felony charge for a half gram of ditch weed is beyond unfair. i can not wait til it is reformed. so now i have to go on TASK where i take tests every week for a 1 - 1.5 years and trust me you do not want to go to sherrif joe arpaio's jail where the avergae meal cost 15 cents
    On 05/23/08
    Nickel from AZ said:
    The truth is its not about prevention; its about money, and how much money the Government can profit by your punishment. You can be searched without consent because of provisions in the so-called "Patriot Act". Law Enforcement will bend any Law or Statute to fit their goals. If it wasn't so why do Law Enforcement and Government Officials avoid punishments that citizens receive without discretion. As a matter of fact those who are in positions of authority should be held responsible for their commission of crimes if not more so. If you don't see it on the news or personal experience open your i
    On 01/27/08
    dizz;e from AL said:
    emily how many times and how much time r u receiving
    On 01/15/08
    Emily from WY said:
    Well my out look on it is if you are doing it try not to get caught I have been caught severial times and this last one im going a way for a long time febuary 4th for something that should be legal. My parents do it, half of the people in this world do it why is every one so aginst some thing as great as pot. but if you do it accept to consecuences.
    6 thru 10 of 151 comments     1  [ 2 ]  3   4   5  ...   



    Read more about the law and Illegal Substances
    Related Stories
    Related Laws
    LFK Home   |   Speak Up!   |   Stories   |   Toons   |   Laws   |   Justice for All   |   Law Docs   |   Change It!   |   Games   |   Links
    Find out this here: provide a link where to buy isotretinoin this content.
    Disclaimer: The information contained in this site is made available as a public service to the general public and is not intended to serve as legal advice. You should consult a trained legal professional for questions you may have about the laws affecting juveniles or any legal interpretations.

    Send Feedback regarding website content or to report bugs.
    Copyright © 1998 - 2020. Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education, All rights reserved

    Privacy Policy  |  Terms of use  |  Disclaimer  |  Contact Us