Category Archive: Misdemeanor

Mar 30

Underage Consumption Case

August 2016 Violation and Citation: Client admitted to drinking beer at an underage party. Client was charged with Underage Consumption, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Result: Negotiations resulted in charges being reduced to Disorderly Conduct (noise violation) a minor misdemeanor. $75 fine.

Jan 02

Underage Consumption and Providing a Place for Minors to Consume Case

October 2016 Violation and Citation: Client had a few friends over for beers (all were underage). Word got out over social media and a few friends turned into a large crowd, which drew the attention of the police. Client was cited for Underage Consumption and Providing a Place for Minors to Consume. Both are misdemeanor …

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Mar 23

Multiple Felony Charges Case

June 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was indicted for Felony 4 Theft of Prescription Drugs, Felony 5 Trespass, and three Misdemeanor 1 Thefts, for breaking and entering into vehicles and garages to steal the contents. While most of the evidence against the client was circumstantial, the State did have an eyewitness of the client breaking …

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Feb 23

Failure to Stop After an Accident and Failure to Control Case

October 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was investigated for being involved in an accident, leaving the vehicle behind, and running from the police. Client was cited for Failure to Stop After an Accident and Failure to Control a Vehicle. Client faced a significant license suspension and high-risk insurance if convicted. Result: Negotiations with the prosecutor …

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Feb 02

Felony 5 Theft Case

January 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was indicted on over 20 counts of Felony 5 Theft. Client was accused of systematically stealing money from an employer. Client faced 1 year in prison for each charge. Result: A prolonged negotiation with the prosecutor was conditioned on client being able to pay restitution at conclusion of the …

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Sep 15

Driving Under Suspension Case

January 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for driving with one head light.  Client was found to have a suspended license.  Client was cited for Driving Under Suspension. Result: Negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in a conviction for Operating without a Valid License, a minor misdemeanor.  Client received a $35 fine, no license suspension …

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Sep 08

Failure to Reinstate Case

November 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was stopped not having functioning rear license plate lights.  Client’s license was suspended for failure to reinstate a previous license suspension.  Client had a previous Driving Under Suspension. Client had been called by a friend to pick him up at bar because the friend was too drunk to try …

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Sep 01

Falsification and Failure to Control Case

September 2013 Violation and Citation: Client was cited with falsification for lying to officers about how an automobile accident occurred.  Client was accused of trying to cover up the fact that he had been consuming alcohol and trying to avoid an OVI.  Client was cited with Falsification and Failure to Control. The falsification charge was …

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May 16

Felony Domestic Violence Case

November 2012 Violation and Citation: Client was indicted for Felony Domestic Violence against a family member. Result: Negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in convictions for Misdemeanor Domestic Violence and Misdemeanor Nonsupport of Dependent. Client received a $200 fine.   Visit the Wilson Law website for more information about Wilson Law or the types of case that …

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Mar 07

Driving Under Suspension and Expired Plates Case

July 2012  Violation and Citation: Client was stopped for driving with an expired plate. Client was under a drug license suspension. Client was charged with Driving Under Suspension and Expired Plates. Result: Negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in a conviction for an unclassified misdemeanor driving under suspension and client received a $100 fine. 2 points …

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