Penalties for possession - The maximum penalty is five years imprisonment.Disorder? If you are walking down the street with an 1/8 in your pocket that gets discovered in a stop and search, but you are totally sober and not creating any fuss at all, how the hell would that constitute disorder?
Alternatively, police may:
* issue a warning (primarily for first-time offenders)
* issue a penalty notice for disorder, with an on-the-spot fine of £80
Tuesday, November 3, 2009
The Home Office site has a list of the possible penalties for being caught with cannabis. Are you ready?