COWETA COUNTY DRIVING WITHOUT A LICENSE CHARGE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
- plea of guilty to the license charge
- plea of no contest to the Failure to Yield
- 12 month probation
- Fines and costs totaling over $1529
- Driving without a valid drivers license and
- Failure to yield right of way
The client, a Mexican national without current documentation, was charged with counts of:
on June 3 of this year.
The client had allegedly entered a stopped queue of vehicles waiting for a red light to change and tried to cross the lanes to get to an inside left turn lane. In the process she allegedly struck another vehicle that was approaching the light in the inside lane. No one was injured and the only property damage of note was to the defendant’s vehicle.
The client entered a plea of guilty to the license charge and a plea of no contest to the Failure to Yield.
A concurrent 12 month period of probation was the sentence plus fines and costs totaling over $1529. The client was ordered to pay restitution not covered by insurance and to perform 80 hours of community service as well.
About Attorney Frederick R. Mann Jr.
Mr. Mann served as a Federal prosecutor (Assistant US Attorney) in Miami for 6 years; as an Assistant State Attorney in Miami (State prosecutor) for over 3 years; and as an Assistant Public Defender in Northwest Florida’s 14th Judicial Circuit, for almost 13 years. He was in private practice 16 years when not in government service.
Mr. Mann has been a Florida Bar Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney since 1994 (24 years, continuously). Only about 3% of Florida lawyers are Board Certified in a specialty. Mr. Mann is fluent in Spanish as well as English, and has also taught law school as an adjunct professor at the Barry University School of Law in Orlando. Read more.[/fusion_text][/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]