Expungement of First Time Possession Charges in Kentucky
One of the most common criminal charges in the State of Kentucky is the possession of a controlled substance (i.e. drugs). A first time possession charge can be either voided or expunged in certain circumstances.
What Counts As A Controlled Substance In Kentucky?
The definition of a controlled substance includes marijuana, methamphetamine, cocaine, anabolic steroids, heroin, and numerous other substances or chemical compounds.
Under KRS 218A.1415 possession of a controlled substance can be considered a Class D Felony depending on the classification of the substance. A conviction for possession of a drugs can result Continue reading