Motion Successes

  • Possession with Intent to Deliver charge Dismissed because officers unlawfully detained client and searched motel room.
  • Possession of Methamphetamine Dismissed because police did not have probable cause to stop client.
  • Marijuana case Dismissed based on motion that officer illegally detained client to investigate a DUI without probable cause.
  • Numerous misdemeanor charges dismissed based on motions that clients were stopped without probable cause.
  • Numerous misdemeanor charges dismissed based on motions that clients cars, rooms or houses were searched without probable cause.
  • Case dismissed based on motion that Court had never found probable cause and the court no longer had jurisdiction over defendant who had been in prison.
  • Based on motions, successfully convinced State that DUI stopped based on civilian calls reporting bad driving were unlawful.
  • Convinced the court that the State had failed to disclose a video tape and witness present during a DUI stop in violation of their duties.
  • Multiple Paraphernalia charges Dismissed for different clients because there was not sufficient evidence to establish client used paraphernalia.
  • Based on motion that search was illegal and that there was insufficient evidence to support a firearm enhancement, State agreed to drop the firearm enhancement and to recommend signficantly less time.
  • Based on motion that search of client's house when client had a misdemeanor warrant but was not home was illegal, State conceded.  Client was facing two felonies; case resolved with one misdemeanor.