Marijuana in Alabama remains illegal in any form.
Possession of any amount of the drug for personal use is a Class A misdemeanor punishable by a $6,000 fine and a sentence of up to 1 year in jail. A person possessing marijuana for other reasons may be charged with a maximum fine of $15,000 and spend between 1 and 10 years in jail.
Sale of marijuana is a Class B felony punishable by a $30,000 fine and up to twenty years of imprisonment.
Unlawful cultivation in the state is punished like either simple possession or possession with intent to distribute.
Currently, Alabama has no medical marijuana program. Possession of non-psychoactive medical CBD oil (containing less than 3% THC) produced in other states is decriminalized.