Prosecutor agreed to dismiss the marijuana possession charge and speeding charge.
Failure to maintain lane
COBB STATE COURT
Client was stopped by the police for speeding and failure to maintain lane.
Once the officer approached the the client’s car, he smelled marijuana and arrested the client.
Attorney Richard Blevins was able to show that his client just got the car from a friend about an hour before the stop and the speeding could not be proven. Therefore, the prosecutor agreed to dismiss the marijuana possession charge and speeding charge. Client was extremely happy.
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About Attorney Richard Blevins
Attorney Richard Blevins is a former Cobb County Assistant District Attorney and Assistant Solicitor General. He is a part-time criminal justice instructor at Chattahoochee Technical College in Marietta, Georgia.
He graduated third in his class at the DeKalb County Police Academy and achieved an intermediate certification from Georgia’s Peace Officer Standards & Training Council.
Attorney Richard Blevins was a former Detective with the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office, a former Police Officer with the Milledgeville Police Department and the DeKalb County Police Department.
He also is veteran of the United States Army where he was a soldier in the Military Police Corps stationed overseas. Read more.