both the tickets are the lowest possession ticket you can get and i haven't been charged with anything before these 2 tickets
You forgot to include a question. You are entitled to get a marijuana ACD on one of the tickets, which will dismiss and seal it after one year if you stay out of new trouble. You will likely have to pay a fine on the second one. The good news is that UPM Penal Law 221.05 is a violation and not a crime and will not give you a criminal conviction on your record.
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For your first arrest if the only charge is unlawful possession of a small amount then you are automatically entitled to a marijuana adjournment in contemplation of dismissal. Essentially what this means is if you stay out of trouble for a period of one year the case will be dismissed and sealed as though it never happened. You are not automatically entitled to it on the second charge but it is possible to get. If you don't get it an attorney should still be able to resolve it for you without any criminal conviction. Good luck!
It is best if you bring an attorney with you. Community service may be a requirement of resolving these cases.
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