Posts Tagged: Probation

Medical Marijuana Allowed for Probationers

On May 8, the Governor signed a new bill that allows people who are placed on probation to use medical marijuana while on probation.  A standard condition of probation is that the probationer abide by all laws.  Medical marijuana was legalized in Colorado well before the legalization of recreational use.  However, most judges and probation… Read more »

Positive Plea Bargains

We are always happy for our clients when we are able to get charges dismissed, but sometimes clients need our help to mitigate their situation.  Sometimes people make a mistake and simply need help making sure that one mistake does not have devasting consequences.  There is great value in having an attorney even if you… Read more »

Chris Brown Admits Probation Violation

Chris Brown admitted to violating his probation and was sentenced to remain on probation and serve one year of jail.  Brown received credit for previous time served, good time in jail and time spent in rehab.  Brown will serve an additional 131 days in jail.  His defense attorney says he will also have to complete… Read more »

Probation Extended for Former Sheriff

Probation Consequences for Arapahoe County Sheriff? Former Arapahoe County Sheriff, Pat Sullivan, had his probation extended for three months following a positive urine screen.  Sullivan was placed on probation when he was criminally charged for exchanging meth for sex.  His probation was supposed to end on April 3 of this year. The court documents do… Read more »