Alaska Marijuana Possession Laws

Alaska Marijuana Possession Laws:

 

alaska marijuana possession laws1 ounce or less:

No penalty

 

1 to 4 ounces in a private residence:

No penalty

 

1 ounce, less than 4 ounces:

Penalty: Misdemeanor with up to 1 year in jail and/or $10,000 fine

 

4 ounces or more:

Penalty: Felony with up to 5 years in prison

 

Any amount within 500 feet of school grounds or rec center:

Penalty: Felony with up to 5 years in prison

 

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