Possessing nitrous oxide in a motor vehicle ORC § 2925.33

Defined:
  • Possessing an open cartridge of nitrous oxide,
  • While operating, or being a passenger in a motor vehicle, or
  • While being in a stationary vehicle.
Potential penalty:

Possessing nitrous oxide in a motor vehicle is a misdemeanor of the fourth degree and can be penalized by up to 30 days in jail and a fine of up to $250. In addition, the court may suspend for up to five years the offender’s driver’s or commercial driver’s license or permit.

At Funkhouser Law, from the moment a client walks through the door, we presume that they are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. As such, we work hard to accomplish the most favorable outcome for each of our clients. If you have been accused of possessing nitrous oxide in a motor vehicle, please call Funkhouser Law for a free consultation with an experienced, peer-rated lawyer.