May 12, 2010
Hillsborough – Case 6321-XEL – Judge Courtney
Result: NO CONVICTION
Defendant retained Stephen Higgins on his DUI. Defendant was stopped for following too closely and failure to maintain a single lane. Deputies smelled alcohol and requested that defendant perform field sobriety exercises, which defendant failed. He refused to provide a breath sample. Stephen was able to beat the license suspension at the DMV allowing defendant to reinstate his full driving privileges. On the criminal side of the case, Stephen was able to get the charge amended to a Reckless Driving, with no conviction, no probation and no community service hours.