In most states, the legal definition of "possess" is much broader than the way we typically think of the term. Legally speaking, you can be in "possession" of the beer in your garage by having the right to exercise control over the beer, even though the beer belongs to your husband, because you share the residence. "Possession" can be joint: you and your husband share the residence and the right to exercise control over the items, like the beer, in the residence. Technically speaking, you...