Legal Question in Criminal Law in Iowa

I was arrested for a empty bag of marijuana and charged with possession of marijuana. Shouldn't this be a paraphernalia charge? If not how much marijuana must there actually be for it to be considered a possession charge instead of a paraphernalia charge?

Asked on 5/20/13, 2:25 pm

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Todd Miler Miler Law Firm
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There needs to be enough for the lab to test it, and arguably for you to send it to another lab for your own independent test. It can also be a paraphernalia charge in addition to the possession charge. I'd suggest you get an attorney.

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Answered on 5/20/13, 2:31 pm

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