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Another Great Result! Oakland Client Charged of a Felony Drug Crime, Reduced to Misdemeanor

Posted by Seth Chazin | Nov 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

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DRUG CRIMES:  Our client was charged in Alameda County Superior Court in Oakland for a violation of Health and Safety Code Section 11351.5 - possession for sale of cocaine base.  Client had prior conviction of a violation of Health and Safety Code Section 11351.5 – possession for sale of cocaine base.  Intensive investigation and negotiations with the Alameda County District Attorney's Office along with the presentation of a strong case in mitigation led to reduction to misdemeanor pursuant to Proposition 47.  No jail time and client received back $5,000 of the $5,844 seized by the police.

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Seth Chazin

Seth P. Chazin has aggressively defended clients in thousands of felony and misdemeanor cases for over 25 years. He has extensive experience representing criminal defendants in federal and state court, while handling both state and federal appeals as well.

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