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Federal Trafficking Penalties for Marijuana, Hashish and Hashish Oil, Schedule I Substances

Marijuana (enormous amount)
1,000 kg or more mixture; 1,000 or more plants
First Offense: Not less than 10 years, not more than life. If death or serious injury, not less than 20 years, or more than life. Fine not more than $10 million if an individual, $50 million if other than an individual.
Second Offense: Not less than 20 years, not more than life. If death or serious injury, mandatory life. Fine not more than $20 million if an individual. $75 million if other than an individual.

Marijuana (large amount)
100-999 kg mixture; 100-999 plants
First Offense: Not less than 5 years, not more than 40 years. If death or serious injury, not less than 20 years, not more than life. Fine not more than $5 million if an individual, $25 million if other than an individual.
Second Offense: Not less than 20 years, not more than life. If death or serious injury, mandatory life. Fine not more than $8 million if an individual, $50 million if other than an individual.

Marijuana (medium amount)
50-99 kg mixture or 50-99 plants
First Offense: Not more than 20 years. If death or serious injury, not less than 20 years, not more than life. Fine $1 million if an individual, $5 million if other than an individual.
Second Offense: Not more than 30 years. If death or serious injury, mandatory life. Fine $2 million if an individual, $10 million if other than an individual.

Marijuana (small amount)
Less than 50 kg mixture; 1-49 plants (does not include 50 or more marijuana plants regardless of weight)
First Offense: Not more than 5 years. Fine not more than $250,000 if an individual, $1 million other than an individual.
Second Offense: Not more than 10 years. Fine $500,000 if an individual, $2 million if other than an individual.

Hashish
More than 10 kg
First Offense: Not more than 20 years. If death or serious injury, not less than 20 years, not more than life. Fine $1 million if an individual. $5 million if other than an individual.
Second Offense: Not more than 30 years. If death or serious injury, mandatory life. Fine $2 million if an individual, $10 million if other than an individual.

Hashish (small amount)
10 kg or less
First Offense: Not more than 5 years
Second Offense: Not more than 10 ears. Fine $500,000 if an individual, $2 million if other than an individual.

Hashish Oil
More than 1 kg
First Offense: Not more than 20 years. If death or serious injury, not less than 20 years, not more than life. Fine $1 million if an individual. $5 million if other than an individual.
Second Offense: Not more than 30 years. If death or serious injury, mandatory life. Fine $2 million if an individual, $10 million if other than an individual.

Hashish Oil (small amount)
1 kg or less
First Offense: Not more than 5 years
Second Offense: Not more than 10 ears. Fine $500,000 if an individual, $2 million if other than an individual.