Based on your question, it doesn't sound like you are a "legitimate" medical marijuana user buying from a "legitimate" dispensary, so you should talk to a criminal defense lawyer.
I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is general information that is given for legal education only. It is not legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. I strongly encourage you to consult with a local lawyer to get legal advice and help with your specific situation at your earliest convenience. I am licensed to practice law in Arizona.
With the need for medical marijuana doctor recommendation and purchase from a licensed medical marijuana dispensary, the obvious answer to your question is yes--it is illegal. If you have been busted, consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney, or ask for the public defender the first time you go to court.
YES. Depending on the circumstances. My concern is that another participating attorney appears to be concerned you may have suffered a brain injury.
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