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A person is guilty of criminal possession of marihuana in the fifth degree when he knowingly and unlawfully possesses:
1. marihuana in a public place, as defined in section 240.00 of this chapter, and such marihuana is burning or open to public view; or
2. one or more preparations, compounds, mixtures or substances containing marihuana and the preparations, compounds, mixtures or substances are of an aggregate weight of more than twenty-five grams.
Criminal possession of marihuana in the fifth degree is a class B misdemeanor.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - New York Consolidated Laws, Penal Law - PEN § 221.10 Criminal possession of marihuana in the fifth degree - last updated January 01, 2021 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ny/penal-law/pen-sect-221-10.html
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