The arresting police officer believed our client was under the influence of marijuana. Attorney Richard Blevins was able to look at the field sobriety tests and determined that the arresting officer made numerous mistakes in the administering of the field sobriety tests.
Attorney Richard Blevins was also able to present evidence that his client’s blood, though positive for THC, was inactive metabolites.
Meaning the THC. Therefore, the DUI charge was dismissed prior to a jury trial. Client was grateful and happy with the results.
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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.