Client: B.G.

Charge: Shortly after being put on probation on a felony charge here in Broward County, our 34-year old client was arrested on Burglary and Grand theft charges in Lee County and sentenced to jail time, thereby violating his probation here. Upon being returned to Broward County, he could have received a prison sentence of at least five (5) years.

Disposition: The Court allowed him to maintain his “withheld adjudication” status and reinstated probation, modifying it to drug offender probation.