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Can You Be Charged With Possession of Marijuana If They Are Located In Your Vehicle?

Can You Be Charged with the Possession of Marijuana or the Possession of a Controlled Substance Just Because the Drugs Are Located in Your Vehicle?
Yes, but that does not mean you will be convicted.

The State has to prove beyond all reasonable doubt (the highest burden of proof in the country), that you intentionally or […]

Can You Be Charged with the Possession of Marijuana or the Possession of a Controlled Substance Just Because the Drugs Are Located in Your Vehicle?

Yes, but that does not mean you will be convicted.
The State has to prove beyond all reasonable doubt (the highest burden of proof in the country), that you intentionally or knowingly possessed the illegal substance. However, they do not have to prove ownership. For example, when a person says to the police officers, “That’s […]

A Quick Overview of Texas Marijuana Possession Law

You can now legally smoke marijuana for recreational purposes in Alaska, Washington, D.C., Colorado, the state of Washington, and Oregon. Like alcohol, you have to be at least 21 to do it.

In Texas, the story’s way different. Governor Abbott did sign a law that allows people with intractable epilepsy to use cannabis-based oils with […]