An experienced attorney should be able to get the charges against the passenger dismissed, based on the facts you gave. I emphasize the word "should." Ultimately it depends on the prosecutor whether or not to go forward against the passenger.
If during the course of the stop they find Marijuana in the car, all occupants of the car are usually charged with possession.
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Yes. They can charge you with possession of marijuana if they have probable cause to believe that you committed a crime. That does not, however, mean that the State can prove your guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Two or more people can jointly possess one object, and possession can be actual or constructive. Hire the best lawyer you can afford, and follow his/her advice. Quickly.
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The crime is possession, not ownership. Just because one person is the owner doesn't mean the other didn't also possess it.
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