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Michael Lewis Bowdish

Saint Petersburg Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. What does this mean?

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Michael Lewis Bowdish
    1 lawyer answer

    You must be reading a Clerk's docket entries online. There might be a legend on the page that defines some of the acronyms, but here's what it means to me. The person (DEA/ "DEfendant A) was formally charged (INFO) with trafficking in oxycondone (more than 4 grams). This a first degree felony which carries a minimum-mandatory sentence starting at 3 years (more depending on the weight of the drugs) with a maximum sentence of 30 years. The other notation indicates that (the other charge?)...

  2. What should we expect my 17 yr old cited for Minor in possession alchol in FL

    Answered over 3 years ago.

    1. Michael Lewis Bowdish
    2. Kimberly Laine Erwin
    2 lawyer answers

    I agree with the attorney you contacted. Diversion will result in a dismissal of the charge after your son completes the tasks set by the administrator of the program. He will probably be referred to complete an alcohol evaluation and complete any recommended counseling if any. If this is done, he will avoid a license suspension.