A minor in possession charge can have serious consequences. It can stay on your child's record, preventing him or her from getting jobs or getting accepted into certain schools. A possession charge, whether with drugs or alcohol, may also hurt your child's high school or college athletic and other extra-curricular ambitions. It also can lead to license suspension, even if your child was not in a car.
If your son or daughter has been charged with minor in possession, you need an attorney dedicated to protecting their rights. At The Traffic Lawyers of Kopecky Law, P.A., we provide solid, quality defense for those charged with minor in possession throughout Missouri, Iowa and Kansas.
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Minor in Possession Penalties
The penalties for a minor in possession charge vary across state lines and depend on the amount of alcohol or drugs found with your child. In addition to license suspension, the consequences may include probation, fines, mandatory alcohol treatment classes and short jail time. More importantly, the charge may remain on your child's record, affecting the rest of his or her life.
We understand that teenagers make mistakes. Our defense attorneys are experienced in handling alcohol and drug charges. We will strive to have the charge expunged from your child's record when he or she becomes an adult.
If you need assistance with a minor in possession charge, contact The Traffic Lawyers of Kopecky Law, P.A. We will defend your rights in any traffic or criminal law matter. Contact us by phone 24 hours a day.
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