When clients are charged with possession, they are generally referring to drug cases. Possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of controlled substances (PCS) are the most common charges in Kentucky. PCS may be a schedule I, II or III charge. If the charge is PPossession of Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, it is a Felony charge in Kentucky.
Most people do not realize that possession of a firearm while possessing marijuana is a felony offense in Kentucky. Even persons lawfully carrying a firearm, or who possess a CCW, are not permitted to possess the firearm while they are in possession of marijuana.