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THE MONTES LAW FIRM 713-526-4999
THE MONTES LAW FIRM            713-526-4999
Marijuana Plant

Unfortunately Not Yet Legal

The State has not legalized marijuana and therefore there are some consequences for posessing even small useable amounts. There is no such thing as a personal use exception in Texas.

Consequences

POSSESSION 

 

QUANTITY PUNISHMENT MAX FINE
     
<  2 oz 180 days $2,000.00
2 oz - < 4 oz 1 year $4,000.00
4 oz - < 5 lbs 180 days - 2 years $10,000.00
≥ 5 lbs - < 50 lbs 2 years - 10 years $10,000.00
≥ 50 lbs - < 2000 lbs 2 years - 20 years $10,000.00
≥ 2000 lbs 5 years - 99 years $50,000.00

DELIVERY

 

QUANTITY PUNISHMENT MAX FINE
     
  1/4 oz gift 180 days $2,000.00
  1/4 oz  sell 1 year $4,000.00
>  1/4 oz - 5 lbs 180 days - 2 years $10,000.00
> 5 lbs - ≤ 50 lbs 2 years - 20 years $10,000.00
> 50lbs - ≤ 2000 lbs 5 years - 99 years $50,000.00
> 2000 lbs life or 10 years to 99 years $100,000.00

If convicted you could also lose your driver's license for 6 months. Additionally, possession in a school zone will enhance the punishment range.

CONTACT US

For a free case evaluation or to make an appoinment, please use our convenient CONTACT FORM

Lucio Antonio Montes
7324 Southwest Fwy Ste 905
Houston , Texas 77074
Phone: 713-526-4999 713-526-4999
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OFFICE HOURS

We can be reached at the office during the following hours: 

 

Monday - Friday

08:30 am - 07:00 pm 

Saturday 

11:00 am - 03:00 pm

 

If you do not reach anyone, please leave a message and your call will be returned within the the next business day. 

 

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