Possession of Marijuana & Drug Paraphernalia — Kenner

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If you have been arrested or charged with possession of marijuana or drug paraphernalia in Kenner.  Contact our firm to speak with a New Orleans Drug Crimes Defense Attorney.

 

Kenner Municipal Code Sec. 7-191. —  Possession of Marijuana

 

Marijuana is hereby defined as follows:

Marijuana means all parts of the plants of the Genus Cannabis, whether growing or not; the seeds thereof; the resin extracted from any part of such plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of such plant, its seeds or resin, but shall not include the mature stalks of such plant, fiber produced from such stalks, oil or cake made from the seeds of such plant, any other compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of such mature stalks (except the resin extracted therefrom), fiber, oil, or cake, or the sterilized seed of such plant which is incapable of germination.

 

Kenner Municipal Code Sec. 7-192. —  Drug paraphernalia

 

Definitions. As used in this section, unless the context clearly otherwise indicates, the term “drug paraphernalia” shall mean and include, but not be limited to:

 

All equipment, products, and materials of any kind which are used, intended for use, or designed for use in planting, propagating, cultivating, growing, harvesting, manufacturing, compounding, converting, producing, processing, preparing, testing, analyzing, packaging, repackaging, storing, containing, concealing, injecting, ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing into the human body a controlled substance in violation on the Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substances Law, as scheduled in LA-R.S. 40:964.

 

Prohibited Acts:  It is unlawful for any person to use, or to possess with intent to use, any drug paraphernalia; to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, manufacture, compound, convert, produce, process, prepare test, analyze, pack, repack, store, contain, conceal, inject, ingest, inhale, or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled substance in violation of this part.

 

Penalties:   Anyone who violates the provision of this section shall subject the offender to a fine not in excess of five hundred dollars ($500.00) or imprisonment of not more than sixty (60) days, or both.

 

 

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