Pending States

Ohio Marijuana Penalties

Offense

Penalty

Incarceration

  Max. Fine  

Possession

Less than 100 g.

Misdemeanor

N/A

$ 150

100 g. - 200 g.

Misdemeanor

30 days

$250

200 g. - 1000 g.

Felony

6 months – 1 year

$ 2,500

1000 g. - 5000 g.

Felony

1-5 years

$ 10,000

5000 g. - 20,000 g.

Felony

1-5 years

$ 10,000

20,000 g. - 40,000 g.

Felony

5*-8 years

$ 15,000

More than 40,000 g.

Felony

8* years

$ 15,000

* Mandatory minimum sentence.

Sale, Distribution or Trafficking

A gift of 20 g. or less (First offense)

Misdemeanor

N/A

$150

A gift of 20 g. or less (Second offense)

Misdemeanor

60 days

$500

Less than 200 g.

Felony

1 year

$2,500

200 g. - 1000 g.

Felony

1.5 years

$ 2,500

1000 g. - 5000 g.

Felony

1-5 years

$ 2,500

5000 g. - 20,000 g.

Felony

1-5 years

$ 2,500

20,000 g. - 40,000 g.

Felony

5*-8 years

$ 2,500

More than 40,000 g.

Felony

8* years

$ 2,500

To a minor, within 1000 feet of a school, within 100 feet of a juvenile, or by one who has a previous drug conviction will increase the term of imprisonment and the fine.

* Mandatory minimum sentence.

Cultivation

Same as possession penalties.

Hash & Concentrates

Possession of less than 5g./1g. (Solid/Liquid)

Misdemeanor

N/A

$150

Possession of 5g./1g. - 10g./2g. (Solid/Liquid)

Misdemeanor

30 days

$250

Possession of 10g./2g. - 50g./10g. (Solid/Liquid)

Felony

1 year

$2,500

Possession of 50g./10g. - 1,000g./200g. (Solid/Liquid)

Felony

3 years

$10,000

Possession of 1,000g./200g. (Solid/Liquid) or more

Felony

8 years

$15,000

Selling less than 10g./2g. (Solid/Liquid)

Felony

1 year

$2,500

Selling 10g./2g. - 50g./10g. (Solid/Liquid)

Felony

18 months

$5,000

Selling 50g./10g. - 1,000g./200g. (Solid/Liquid)

Felony

3 years

$10,000

Selling 1,000g./200g. (Solid/Liquid) or more   

Felony

8 years

$15,000

Manufacture

Felony

8 years

$15,000

Paraphernalia

Possession of paraphernalia

Misdemeanor

N/A

$150

Sale of paraphernalia

Misdemeanor

90 days

$750

 

Ohio Marijuana Possession Penalties and Cultivation

  1. Possession of less than 100 grams is a minor misdemeanor punishable by a $150 fine.
  2. Possession of 100-200 grams is a misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of 30 days imprisonment and a maximum fine of $250.
  3. Possession of 200-1,000 grams is a fifth degree felony punishable by a prison sentence of 6-12 months and a maximum fine of $2,500
  4. Possession of 1,000-5,000 grams is a third degree felony punishable by 1-5 years imprisonment and/or a fine of $5,000-$10,000.
  5. Possession of 5,000-20,000 grams is a third degree felony punishable by 1-5 years imprisonment and/or a fine of $5,000-$10,000. There is a presumption of imprisonment.
  6. Possession of more than 20,000-40,000 grams is a second degree felony punishable by a minimum sentence of 5 years, a maximum sentence of 8 years imprisonment, and a maximum fine of $15,000.
  7. Possession of more than 40,000 grams is a second degree felony punishable by a mandatory 8 year sentence and a maximum fine of $15,000.

New York Marijuana Intent To Sell Penalties

  1. A gift of 20 grams or less is a minor misdemeanor punishable by a maximum fine of $150.
  2. A second conviction for a gift of 20 grams or less is a misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of 60 days imprisonment and a maximum fine of $500.
  3. The sale of less than 200 grams is a felony which is punishable by a maximum sentence of 12 months imprisonment and a maximum fine of $2,500.
  4. The sale of 200 grams-1,000 grams is a fourth degree felony punishable by a sentence of 6-18 months imprisonment and a variable fine.
  5. The sale of 1,000-5,000 grams is a third degree felony punishable by a sentence of 1-5 years imprisonment and a variable fine.
  6. The sale of 5,000-20,000 grams is a third degree felony punishable by a sentence of 1-5 years imprisonment and a variable fine with a judicial presumption of imprisonment.
  7. The sale of 20,000-40,000 grams is a second degree felony punishable by a mandatory sentence of between 5-8 years imprisonment and a variable fine.
  8. The sale of over 40,000 grams is a second degree felony punishable by a mandatory sentence of 8 years.
  9. The sale to a minor, within 1,000 feet of a school, within 100 feet of a juvenile, or by one who has a previous drug conviction is a felony which will increase the length of the term of imprisonment and the fine.

Ohio Marijuana Paraphernalia Penalties

  1. Possession of paraphernalia is a misdemeanor punishable a maximum sentence of 30 days imprisonment and a maximum fine of $250.
  2. The sale of paraphernalia is a misdemeanor punishable by a maximum sentence of 90 days imprisonment and a maximum fine of $750.