Prior lawyer negotiates two year jail sentence in drug case; we appear and client receives probation
July 3, 2018, Lawrence District Court case no. 1718CR002026 charging possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. Police execute search warrant at client's residence, uncovering 15 grams of cocaine and nearly $20,000 cash. Negotiations via prior counsel resulted in recommended sentence of two years in jail. Client retains our office. Following negotiations, case closed with two years probation, no jail time.
Practice area(s): Criminal Defense
Court: Lawrence District Court