Officers pulled over an aggressive driver. A drug dog on the scene alerted to the scent of narcotics. The defendant admitted to a bag of marijuana on his passenger seat. A search of the vehicle resulted in the confiscation of four pipes, two of which contained marijuana residue and one smoking bong. Officers arrested the defendant on two counts of possession of <20 grams of marijuana and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.
RESULT: The defense prepared the case for trial. The defense managed to convince the state of weak facts in the case. The attorney negotiated that three charges be dropped completely and resolved the other possession charge without conviction.