Will the judge continue my case if I don't have a lawyer?

Question Details: I'm 21 years old and a first time offender. I was cought with a marijuana pipe and partially under the influence. I'm not sure if I need legal representation for my case and I don't want to represent myself. If I ask for a continuence do to the fact of lack of legal representation will the judge continue my case for about a week or so that I can obtain legal representation.

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