DRIVING WITHOUT A DRIVERS LICENSE AND SPEEDING CHARGES REDUCED IN FRANKLIN COUNTY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
No Contest Plea and Minimum Fine
Sep 7, 2018
- Driving without a drivers license
- Speeding 87mph in a 70mph zone
- Franklin County Courthouse
The defendant was allegedly traveling on the interstate doing 87 in a 70 mph zone when stopped.
The State agreed to reduce the speeding to:
- Basic Traffic Regulations and
- a fine of $250,
and the defendant was allowed to plead NO CONTEST to the driving w/o DL charge and pay a fine of $1000.
No probation was ordered and the statutory 2 day jail requirement was waived by the Solicitor and the Court.
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.