1. Charged With An Ounce Of Cocaine: Client Gets Drug Diversion Program

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    Client is stopped in Jamestown, RI for a traffic offense. After a check on client’s license, it comes back as suspended.  An inventory search of the car reveals and ounce of cocaine. Client is charged with possession of an ounce to a kilogram of cocaine. If convicted, client could face up to life in prison….

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  2. Possession Of A Gun While Committing A Crime of Violence: Dismissed.

    Noah Kilroy Helps To Get Client’s Firearm Charges Dismissed: Client is arrested in his apartment in Pawtucket, Rhode Island and charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin, cocaine, and crack-cocaine.  Client is also charged with possession of a firearm while committing a crime of violence.  Rhode Island General Laws 11-14-3 provides in pertinent part…

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  3. What Are The Bail Guidelines In Rhode Island?

    Attorney Helps To Secure Bail For Clients: In Rhode Island, the setting of bail is always within the discretion of the court regardless of the offense, and cannot be prohibited by statute.  The primary purpose of bail, be it of the pre-trial or the post conviction variety, is to assure a defendant’s appearance in court…

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  4. Arrested For Half a Kilo Of Cocaine And A Gun: Bail Granted

    Lawyer Helps Client Get Bail Client is arrested in Pawtucket, Rhode Island and changed with possession with intent to distribute a half a kilogram of cocaine and possession of a gun. If convicted of the drug offense, client could face up to 50 years in jail and a $500,000 fine.  If also convicted of the…

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  5. Probation Violation Time Vacated If Arresting Charge was Dismissed?

    Before the summer of 2010, if you were found to be in violation of your probation after an evidentiary hearing, ordered to serve time on that violation, and then subsequently cleared of any wrongdoing on the offense that triggered the probation violation, you would still have to serve time for the probation violation.  In the…

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  6. Possession With Intent To Distribute Cocaine: Bail Granted

    Lawyer Fighting Bail Denials for Drug Crime Violations in Massachusetts and Rhode Island Client is arrested in the Park Holm area of Newport, Rhode Island, and charged with possession with intent to deliver cocaine- a felony. If convicted, client could face up to 30 years in jail; up to $100,000 in fines; and a subsequent…

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