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Daniel
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Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court
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My friend is going to court for charges of possession of

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My friend is going to court for charges of possession of 400grams of marihuana. I am thinking this could have serious consequences for him even though he says he is innocent. I am trying to get him to see a lawyer. Do you have any idea of possible penalties if he is found guilty?
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And just to clarify, have charges been officially filed?
Customer: I am not sure
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: All I know is that he is to appear in court on January 16th in relation to police finding the marihuana. He was stopped in a remot area in FNQ, searched then let go. Next is police contact him to say they found the drugs in the bush near where they stopped him. Sorry I dont know all the details.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No, maybe I shouldtry and get him to make contact?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Hello
How can he prove that the pot was not his? Police may suspect he threw it there when the police stopped him.
If he is found guilty, it is not a significant issue, however he may well have a criminal record and fine.

I wish to help you in this situation.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thankyou Daniel. I will try and get him to contact you himself as I don't know all the facts.
Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

ok.

Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I won't be taking this any further. Thanks.
Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Thank you.

Please at this point just rate my service, with the stars?

Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.

Expert:  Daniel replied 7 months ago.

Hello
I note I have not received a response?
I wish to help you in this situation.