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Current Ohio Law

Offense Penalty Incarceration   Max. Fine  

Possession

Less than 100 g Misdemeanor N/A $ 150
100 - 200 g Misdemeanor 30 days $ 250
200 - 1,000 g Felony 1 year $ 2,500
1,000 - 20,000 g Felony 1 - 5 years $ 10,000
20,000 - 40,000 g Felony 5* - 8 years $ 15,000
More than 40,000 g Felony 8 years* $ 20,000
* Mandatory minimum sentence

Sale/Distribution/Trafficking

A gift of 20 g or less (first offense) Misdemeanor N/A $ 150
A gift of 20 g or less (second offense) Misdemeanor 60 days $ 500
Less than 200 g Felony 1 year $ 2,500
200 - 1,000 g Felony 18 months $ 2,500
1,000 - 20,000 g Felony 1 - 5 years $ 10,000
20,000 - 40,000 g Felony 5* - 8 years $ 15,000
More than 40,000 g Felony 8 years* $ 20,000
To a minor, within 1000 feet of a school, within 100 feet of a juvenile, or by one who has a previous drug conviction will increase the term of imprisonment and the fine.
* Mandatory minimum sentence

Cultivation

See Possession

Hash & Concentrates

Possession of less than 5g/1g (solid/liquid) Misdemeanor N/A $ 150
Possession of 5g/1g - 10g/2g (solid/liquid) Misdemeanor 30 days $ 250
Possession of 10g/2g - 50g/10g (solid/liquid) Felony 1 year $ 2,500
Possession of 50g/10g - 1,000g/200g (solid/liquid) Felony 3 years $ 10,000
Possession of 1,000g/200g (solid/liquid) or more Felony 8 years $ 15,000
Selling less than 10g/2g (solid/liquid) Felony 1 year $ 2,500
Selling 10g/2g - 50g/10g (solid/liquid) Felony 18 months $ 5,000
Selling 50g/10g - 1,000g/200g (solid/liquid) Felony 3 years $ 10,000
Selling 1,000g/200g (solid/liquid) or more Felony 8 years $ 15,000
Manufacture Felony 8 years $ 15,000

Paraphernalia

Possession of paraphernalia Misdemeanor N/A $ 150
Sale of paraphernalia Misdemeanor 90 days $ 750

Miscellaneous

Any drug conviction (including a paraphernalia conviction) may result in a driver's license suspension for a period of 6 months - 5 years.

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