1 year in jail, $1,000 fine and/or 3 years probation.
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What is your prior history and how did police come upon these weapons? Important questions as to your case.
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Your limited history would suggest little or no jail, but the circumstances will affect the outcome.
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The maximum is one year in jail. If you have no record and there are no aggravating circumstances, you probably won't get jail at all. A competent lawyer is a must. Many public defenders are competent, although many are overworked..