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Rhode Island Marijuana Defense Lawyer Matthew T. Marin Announces the DISMISSAL of Rhode Island Possession of Marijuana Charges

Posted by Matthew Marin | Dec 15, 2009 | 0 Comments

Attorney Matthew T. Marin announces a recent victory for a client facing the charges of Possession of Marijuana (First Offense) and Driving While in Possession of Controlled Substances. If you need assistance or are facing a Rhode Island Marijuana or other Drug Charges, contact Attorney Matthew T. Marin at 401-228-8271 or mm@matthewtmarin.com.

CHARGES:
COUNT 1: POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA (FIRST OFFENSE)
COUNT 2: DRIVING WHILE IN POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES
COUNT 3: BACKING UP PROHIBITED
POLICE REPORT: Police observed Client back up in a travel lane of the roadway and subsequently pulled the Client over. As client reached for the vehicle's registration, a marijuana grinder was seen in the Client's glove compartment. Police Officer then asked if there was anything illegal in the vehicle and the Client admitted that he had a small bag of marijuana in his front pocket which was subsequently turned over to the Officer. The substance was field-tested and returned a positive result for marijuana in the amount of 5.7 grams. Client was then charged criminally with possession of marijuana (first offense) and driving while in possession of a controlled substance and given a traffic violation for backing up where prohibited.
RESULTS:
COUNT 1: DISMISSED
COUNT 2: DISMISSED
COUNT 3: DISMISSED

For More Information On Rhode Island Marijuana Defense Visit Our Website at:www.matthewtmarin.com/Rhode_Island_Marijuana_Defense_Lawyer.html

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Matthew Marin

My name is Attorney Matthew Marin. I have dedicated my career to defending those charged with criminal offenses throughout Rhode Island. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for a criminal offense, we understand that are likely in an unfamiliar situation that can be extremely intimidating and even paralyzing. You may feel as if you do not know where to turn or who to ask for help. Fortunately, you have come to the right place to begin your search for answers and a successful resolution to your situation. We have extensive experience assisting thousands of clients facing drunk driving charges, domestic violence charges, and drug charges throughout Rhode Island.

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