As marijuana laws change across the county, it might seem like things are relaxing here, too. But make no mistake: marijuana is still illegal in Indiana. If you're caught with it in your possession, you could face harsh penalties including:
In Indiana, marijuana possession is considered a class B misdemeanor and could result in up to 180 days in jail and a $1,000 fine. However, depending on your charges, you could be facing more than that - up to two and a half years in jail and $10,000 in fines, in fact.
The courts consider several factors when determining your sentence, including: