Marijuana Possession Charges in Bel-Nor, MO - for as little as $450
Have you recently been charged with possession of marijuana in or near Bel-Nor, MO (or in the general St. Louis area)? Did the police officer who found the drugs perform an illegal search of your person or your belongings? Do you know what constitutes a lawful search? Did the officer find more or less than 35 grams of marijuana? Are you aware that if you simply plead guilty to the charge, you are risking a permanent blemish on your record that could prevent you from getting a job? Did you know that an experienced attorney can handle the case for you properly?We Want to Get the Marijuana Charge Reduced So That It Does Not Show Up on Your Record
Unfortunately, when most people are charged with St. Louis possession of marijuana, they plead guilty to the crime. They feel as if there is nothing they can do, so it does not make any difference. But a guilty plea can do irreparable harm to your future prospects. For instance, it can diminish your chances of getting a good job, of getting a decent apartment, and even hurt your chances at getting a student loan.Pleading Guilty to the Charge Is Not Your Best Option!!
As of January 1, 2017, the following laws regarding marijuana possession went into effect:
- If you are caught with less 10 grams of marijuana, it is a Class D Misdemeanor (unless you’ve already been convicted on a prior possession charge, in which case it would be a Class A Misdemeanor).
- If you are caught with between 10 – 35 grams, it is a Class A Misdemeanor.
- If you are caught with between 35 grams – 30 kilograms, it is a Class C Felony.
Bel-Nor, MO is a city in northern St. Louis County.
The affordable Bel-Nor, MO marijuana possession attorneys at The Law Office of Jennifer Alter-Rieken, have been helping people with their drug charges for over ten (10) years. Our goal is to make sure that the charges leveled against you do not stay on your permanent record, and do any lasting damage. And we want to do all of this at an affordable price. The fees for a typical St. Louis marijuana possession case start at $450. But the initial consultation to discuss your legal issues is free of charge. So contact us today!!
We have two main locations: in the Central West End of St. Louis, at 1 North Taylor (on the corner of Taylor and Laclede), 63108; and in the Twin Cities of Festus / Crystal City, at 1000 Truman Blvd (Highway 61/67), 63019. The initial consultation is free of charge. So contact us today to learn more!!