Marijuana Possession Charges in Holly Hills, MO - for as little as $450
Are you currently dealing with a charge for possession of marijuana in or near Holly Hills, MO (or anywhere near the St. Louis area)? Do you know if the amount that was found on you to be more or less than 35 grams? When the police found the marijuana, did the officer perform a legal or illegal search? Do you know what the long term consequences of simply pleading guilty to the charge are? If you are not sure about the answers to these questions, are you interesting in learning more about your rights and options? Are you aware that an experience attorney can help guide you through the process from start to finish?We Want to Get the Marijuana Charge Reduced So That It Does Not Show Up on Your Record
The fact of the matter is that most Holly Hills MO, residents plead guilty to the charge of marijuana possession without looking into other options. They feel that the easiest way to handle the situation is to simply plead and get the matter behind them. But such a decision (while quick and indeed easy) has some lasting implications that can cause hardship in the future. For instance, getting a good job with a drug conviction on your record can be tough.Pleading Guilty to the Charge Is Not Your Best Option!!
In addition, you would also be facing some fairly stiff potential sentences handed down by the court.
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.
But at The Law Office of Jennifer Alter-Rieken, we have a much different plan of attack!! We want to do one of two things: 1) get the charges dropped; or 2) get the charges reduced to a lesser infraction. And this is far better than doing any time in jail!
Holly Hills, MO is a city in St. Louis County.
The affordable Holly Hills, 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!!