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Liv Morgan arrest details UPDATE

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In a recent development concerning the arrest of former WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion Liv Morgan, significant changes have occurred in the charges against her.

Morgan, known for her dynamic presence in the wrestling world, faced legal challenges following her arrest on December 14, 2023.

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Liv Morgan: Arrest and Initial Charges

Morgan was apprehended for “possession of marijuana (not more than 20 grams)” and “possession of drugs, possibly synthetic cannabinoid.”

The arrest occurred after a Sheriff’s deputy noticed her jeep crossing over the lines of a county road. Upon approaching the vehicle, the deputy detected the odour of marijuana, leading to Morgan’s arrest.

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Update on Charges

As of January 2, there has been a significant turn in Morgan’s case. The more serious charge of possession of drugs has been dropped from the criminal case against her (via PWInsider).

This decision came amidst speculations in the WWE community that the vape pen found in Morgan’s vehicle was not her property.

This charge, classified as a felony in Florida, could have led to a maximum of one year in jail, a year of probation, and a $1,000 fine.

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Liv Morgan: Current Legal Standing

Morgan’s remaining charge, the possession of marijuana, has been transferred to the County’s Misdemeanor Court Division.

This charge is a misdemeanour in Florida and carries potential penalties of up to one year in jail or on probation, along with a $1,000 fine.

Additionally, a conviction for possession results in a six-month driving license suspension, mandatory random drug testing, and the reimbursement of all fees related to the sentence.

Her arraignment, initially scheduled for February 12 at the Sumter County Courthouse, has been cancelled. The reasons for this cancellation have not been disclosed.

FAQ

  • What were the initial charges against Liv Morgan?
    • Liv Morgan was initially charged with possession of marijuana and possibly synthetic cannabinoid.
  • Has any charge been dropped against Liv Morgan?
    • Yes, the charge of possession of drugs, possibly synthetic cannabinoid, has been dropped.
  • What is the current legal status of Liv Morgan’s remaining charge?
    • The remaining charge of possession of marijuana has been transferred to the County’s Misdemeanor Court Division.
  • What are the potential penalties for the remaining charge?
    • The penalties could include up to one year in jail or on probation and a $1,000 fine, along with a six-month driving license suspension and mandatory random drug testing.
  • Has Liv Morgan’s arraignment been cancelled?
    • Yes, her arraignment scheduled for February 12 has been cancelled.
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