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Your daughter should not consider going into Federal court for this charge without a Federal lawyer who has some experience with crimes committed on military bases. Marijuana is strictly prohibited on military bases, and unfortunately, under Federal law, marijuana is a Schedule I controlled substance, meaning she might as well have had heroin in her possession.
On a military base, this charge will typically be handled as a felony, regardless of the fact that it's been decriminalized on a state level, which makes the possibility of incarceration possible. The Federal guidelines indicate that anywhere from 0 to 6 months of jail would be an appropriate sentence. Probation would be the best case scenario on a plea agreement to this charge.
Here's the applicable Federal statute.
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