Legal States

Alaska Marijuana Penalties

Offense

Penalty

Incarceration

  Max. Fine  

Possession

Personal Use

Less than 4 oz in your residence

not classified

N/A

$ 0

Less than 1 oz

misdemeanor

90 days

$ 2,000

1 - 4 oz

misdemeanor

1 year

$ 1,000

4 oz or more

felony

5 years

$ 50,000

Any amount within 500 feet of school grounds or rec. center*

not classified

5 years

$ 50,000

*If charged with possession of marijuana in a school zone, an affirmative defense may be raised in court that the conduct took place entirely within a private residence.

With Intent to Distribute

Less than 1 oz

misdemeanor

1 year

$ 10,000

1 oz or more

felony

5 years

$ 50,000

*If charged with possession of marijuana in a school zone, an affirmative defense may be raised in court that the conduct took place entirely within a private residence.

Sale or Delivery

Less than 1 oz

misdemeanor

1 year

$ 10,000

1 oz or more

felony

5 years

$ 1,000

To a person under 19 who is 3 years or more younger than the seller.

felony

10 years

$ 100,000

Cultivation

Less than 25 plants in residence

not classified

N/A

$ 0

1 oz or more

felony

5 years

$ 1,000

To a person under 19 who is 3 years or more younger than the seller.

felony

10 years

$ 100,000

Hash & Concentrates

Possession of 3g or less

misdemeanor

0 - 1 year

$ 10,000

Possession of more than 3g

felony

0 - 2 years

$ 50,000

Delivery, manufacture, or possessing with intent to distribut of any amount

felony

1 - 3 years

$ 100,000

Civil Asset Forfeiture

Vehicles and other assets can be seized in a civil proceeding, regardless of whether criminal charges are brought.

Miscellaneous (license suspensions, civil damages, etc...)

Offense within owned structure

felony

5 years

$ 500,000

Administrative revocation of license to drive for consumption or possession

Potential liability if sold or gifted