Many people have often been caught up on the “college life” and consume alcohol. However, a simple mistake doesn’t need to follow you your entire life. Remember that if you are under twenty-one and caught possessing, purchasing, or consuming alcohol you have legal rights. Chris Miller understands the value of a bright future and will work as hard as he can to preserve yours. Call a Columbia minor in possession lawyer for help today.
In Missouri you can be convicted of Minor In Possession of Alcohol (MIP) by either physically possessing alcohol or by having a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .02%.
If you are caught with a fake ID, you could be convicted of a Class A Misdemeanor which carries a penalty of up to a $1000 fine and/or up to 1 year in jail. This conviction could impact your future at school and/or ability to get a job. Contact a Columbia minor in possession lawyer immediately so they can help you avoid this conviction.
Under Missouri’s “Abuse and Lose” laws, if you are caught possessing alcohol you could also face a suspension of your driver’s license.
Don’t let a mistake jeopardize your long-term future, contact a Columbia minor in possession lawyer today so that we can help you through this.