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HOW MANY JAIL TIME DOES SOMEONE GET FOR TRAFFICKING 1700 ...

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HOW MANY JAIL TIME DOES SOMEONE GET FOR TRAFFICKING 1700 POUNDS OF MARIJUANA THROUGH THE CHECK POING IN FALFURRIAS TX. IF ITS A PERSONS FIRST TIME.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Michelle replied 9 years ago.

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It could carry a penalty of 5 years - for such a small amount. There is minimum of 10 years and a maximum of 20 for the importation of Schedule I CDS that has a weight of "1000 kilograms or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of marihuana" according to TItle 21, Chapter 13, Section 960 of the US Code.

 

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