Getting arrested with drug possession in Ohio can be a frightening experience, no matter what type of substance you had. If this is your first time facing criminal charges, it is imperative to obtain experienced and skilled legal service from a qualified criminal defense lawyer.
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The federal government classifies illegal drugs and controlled substances by “schedule.” This classification system is used to determine the severity of an offense and the possible sentence an offender may face. Ohio follows these same schedules, while making minor adjustments.
The following is a breakdown of the Ohio drug classification system:
In Ohio, the penalties for each drug is categorized under a “bulk amount.” Each substance has a different bulk amount that determines the charge and potential sentence.
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