Dui Reduced To Careless Driving
Case: State of Florida vs. XX, Seminole County, Lake Mary, Florida
Judge: The Honorable Debra Krause
Charges: Driving Under the Influence
Arresting Agency: Florida Highway Patrol
Facts: XX drove into a vehicle at a red light exiting Interstate 4. XX waited more than an hour for law enforcement to arrive. Once FHP arrived on scene troopers began a DUI investigation. The Defendant appeared groggy on video; however not impaired. At the jail, the Defendant blew under the legal limit but weeks later his urine came back positive for Alprazolam. After months of pre-trial motions, depositions, and setting the case for trial Ryan was able to negotiate a reduced charged for his client.
Defense: Pre-Trial negotiations
Result: Reduced to careless driving