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Trafficking in Marijuana

Trafficking marijuana includes knowingly selling, buying, or manufacturing marijuana when the amount is more than 25 pounds or 300 or more cannabis plants.

A person commits a felon of the first degree punishable by, depending on the amount, 30 years in prison and a $15,000.00 fine.

Trafficking between 25 and 2,000 pounds, or between 300 and 2,000 cannabis plants. A person Convicted of trafficking between 25 and 2,000 pounds, or between 300 and 2,000 plants shall be sentenced to a mandatory minimum of 3 years in prison a fine$25,000.00.

If convicted of between 2,000 and 10,000 pounds, or between 2,000 and 10,000 plants a person shall be sentence to a mandatory minimum of 7 years in prison and a fine up to $50,000.

If convicted of 10,000 pounds or more, or 10,000 plants or more a person shall be sentenced to a mandatory minimum of 15 years in prison, and a fine of up to $200,000.

DRIVER LICENSE: a conviction will result in a one year suspension of your drivers license even if you were not driving.

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