Case 1217 Resisting Arrest

Client was arrested while intoxicated for badgering police officers while they were attempting to get a crowd under control at a bar.  A scuffle ensued resulting with client on the ground and officers on top.  Client cited for Resisting Arrest, Obstruction of Justice, and Persistent Disorderly Conduct.


Client obtained a favorable alcohol evaluation and engaged in other mitigating behavior.  Negotiations with the prosecutor resulted in conviction for Minor Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct with $150 fine, with all other charges being dropped