Violation ofthe Georgia Controlled Substanced Act (possession/sale/purchase of marijuana) (OCGA 16-13-30, et seq.).
Joshua Sabert Lowther, Esq.
NATIONAL FEDERAL DEFENSE GROUP
It means they were charged with possessing, manufacturing, and/or distributing whatever drug it was. If marijuana it carries 1-10 year sentence, if another type of drug it depends on the Schedule classification that will determine the sentence range. If Schedule II drug(cocaine) then its 2-15 if the person doesn't have any prior drug convictions.
The advise given is based on the general information provided in the question without any knowledge of the details or the criminal background of the person inquiring and the county in which the event occurred.