DISMISSAL OF ALL CHARGES IN STATE COURT IN COBB COUNTY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 6, 2018
Improper Lane Change
Roadside DUI Test
Cobb County Courthouse
COBB COUNTY – The client, a College graduate about to enter grad school in the Fall for an MBA, was stopped for Improper Lane Change after she drove around some construction cones in the road.. She was then given roadside tests for DUI and passed them all.
The Officer arrested her anyway after a search of a laundry bag found in the trunk of the car produced less than an ounce of cannabis. The defendant had no prior record and I made application for her case to be placed in the Pretrial Diversion Program. She successfully completed the community service 40 hours and the 6 hours of Alcohol/Drug Education classes as well as the Victim Impact Panel. The case was nolle prossed this morning.
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.