" A weed is a plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered. " ~Ralph Waldo Emerson
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One of the most important question we need to know is where you are going to court. Some courts and counties are a lot more lenient on small cannabis charges than others. It is expensive for the State to prosecute these cases and in many locations in Chicago small cannabis charges are dismissed outright. Also, if the case is not dismissed, the reason for the stop and detention that led to the discovery of the cannabis could be in question leading to a motion to suppress evidence. Consult with an attorney and provide more details.
Couple questions. 1.) What were felonies for? 2. How old are you? 3. Which County did this occur in? As long as you were not on probation/conditional discharge/ or supervision, I think with a decent attorney you should not face any jail time. But these factors you attorney must before proceeding ahead.
Please contact a lawyer and do not make legal decision based on the legal advice provided. Criminal cases are complex and factually very sensitive.