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The site states "under 4 pounds" is a class 6 felony. If that

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The site states "under 4 pounds" is a class 6 felony.
If that is the case then what is less than a gram with a pipe? (if you are a cook it's a "pinch" not enough to weigh)
I was not given a ticket but fully arrested, but not held nor did I sign anything. The cop said it may not even get prosecuted by the D.A.?
I've never been in any trouble in the history of my 50 year life. Can someone tell me what is next?
Under Arizona law, anything under 2 pounds is punishable as a misdemeanor or a felony and a "small amount" is a misdemeanor punishable by up to 6 months in jail and up to a $750 fine. However, for small personal use amounts on a first offense, the DA can, and in most all cases will, offer you a deferred sentence where upon completion of the sentence they will dismiss the charges.


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