Marijuana Penalties in Dallas/Collin Counties Texas

By Bo Kalabus
www.rosenthalwadas.com;
b.kalabus@rosenthalwadas.com
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Although the views of the country are changing regarding marijuana, it is still illegal to possess marijuana in Texas. I am often asked what the penalties are regarding marijuana possession are in Texas. The penalties are as follows:

 

Weight Classification Penalty
Usable amount

up to 2 ounces

Class B misdemeanor Not more than 180 days in a county jail and/or a fine of not more than $2,000

 

More than 2 ounces, but less than 4 ounces Class A misdemeanor Not more than 1 year in a county jail and/or a fine of not more than $4,000

 

More than 4 ounces, but less than 5 pounds State jail felony 180 days to 2 years in a state jail and/or a fine of not more than $10,000

 

More than 5 pounds, but less than 50 pounds Third-degree felony 2 to 10 years in a state prison and/or a fine of not more than $10,000

 

More than 50 pounds, but less than 2,000 Second-degree felony 2 to 20 years in a state prison and/or a fine of not more than $10,000

 

More than 2,000 pounds Enhanced first-degree felony 5 to 99 years and a fine of not more than $50,000

 

 

 

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