1 ounce or less:
1 ounce to 175 grams:
Penalty: Misdemeanor with up to 3 months in jail and a maximum fine of $575.
175 grams to 1,500 grams:
Penalty: Felony with up to 3 years in prison.
1,500 grams to 3,000 grams:
Penalty: Felony with up to 5 years in prison.
3,000 to 4,000 grams:
Penalty: Felony with up to 8 years in prison.
5,000 grams or more:
Penalty: Felony with a 2 to 25 years in prison (2 years mandatory minimum).
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