Case Results

Felony Battery on a Person 65 Year or Older (Seminole County)

  • Date: July 15, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was arrested after getting into a physical altercation with his father.
  • Outcome: Once hired, Mr. Fetter acted quickly and reached out to meet with the client’s father to get his sworn statement and file it with the court and prosecutor. The State prosecutor agreed not to file any charge against our client. A “No Information” notice was filed later that day and the case was dropped completely. Mr. Fetter is now expunging our clients record so this arrest will no longer be public information and will not show on a background check.

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Felony Driving While License Suspended (Seminole County)

  • Date: June 2, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was arrested for felony driving while license suspended (DWLS) after being legally stopped for a failing to stop at a stop sign. When the Officer ran her license she had more than seven active suspensions on her license.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to first convince the State to file only misdemeanor suspended license charges and then assisted our client with reinstating her license. Once our client was able to fully reinstate her driver’s license, we were then able to get the State reduce the charges down even further so we could resolve her case with a lesser charge without a conviction.

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Possession of a Controlled Substance  (Orange County)

  • Date: May 26, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was arrested for possession of heroin after being searched during a traffic stop.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to get our client approved for a level two drug diversion program. After completing the three terms of her program (4 hour substance abuse class, 4 hours of community service and pay cost of prosecution) her case was completely dismissed.

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Battery on a Security Officer (Orange County)

  • Date: April 2 2020
  • Facts: Our Client lives out of state and was arrested while on vacation for Battery on a Security Officer after a Disney security officer attempted to break up a physical altercation between our client and his brother in law.
  • Outcome: We were able to investigate the case and Mr. Fetter was able to get the State Attorneys office to drop the case by filing a “No Information” notice as we were able to show the prosecutor there was a lack of evidence corroborating the security officers story.

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 Burglary of a Dwelling, Possession of Cocaine, Using a Foreign DL (Orange County)

  • Date: February 26, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was in jail on no bond status after being arrested multiple times. He had four active cases that included burglary of a dwelling, possession of cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, petit theft and using a foreign drivers license.
  • Outcome: Our client was previously a convicted felon who served time in prison. Although our client scored a mandatory prison sentence Mr. Fetter was able to involve the Orange County Sheriffs office, the arresting officer and the lead prosecutor and was able to work out a single plea agreement for all of his cases that allowed our client to be released from jail that same day and avoid any additional prison or jail time.

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Sexual Battery with a Child and Lewd and Lascivious Behavior x 2 (Orange County)

  • Date: December 6, 2019
  • Facts: Our client was accused of inappropriately touching his step daughter.
  • Outcome: Our client was accused of trying to have sex with his minor step-daughter in the middle of the night and was facing a mandatory life in prison sentence and would be required to register permanently as a sex offender. Through interviewing witnesses and investigating the case Mr. Fetter was able to find inconsistencies with the child’s account of what happened and through lab results we were able to confirm there was no DNA tying our client to this incident. As a result the State Attorney’s Office completely dismissed all charges. We are now expunging his record so this incident can be shredded and removed from public records.

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Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon (Orange County)

  • Date: September 5, 2019
  • Facts: Our client was arrested for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after accidentally forgetting he had a gun in his carry-on luggage at the Orlando International Airport.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to interview all TSA and all Orlando Police Department personnel involved in this arrest. Through depositions, we were able to determine that although out client had identified the luggage as his, the government didn’t know who packed the suitcase, when the suitcase was packed, and how many people where in his traveling party and who put the suitcase on the conveyor belt. Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon has a 3 year mandatory minimum prison sentence. We were able to resolve his case with no jail and no prison.

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Aggravating Stalking (Orange County)

  • Date: April 19, 2019
  • Facts: Our client was arrested after an arrest warrant was issued for aggravated stalking after continuing communication his ex- girlfriend after a temporary injunction had been granted.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able meet with our clients ex- girlfriend and have her sign a sworn declination of prosecution stating she did not want to be involved in this case, would not testify and did not want charges brought against our client. The State Attorney assigned to this case filed a “No Information” in this case which dropped all charges against our client.

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DUI Alcohol or Drugs (Seminole County)

  • Date: April 16, 2019
  • Facts: Our Client was arrested for a DUI in Seminole County after being stopped for speeding and no taillights. The Officer asked our client to perform field sobriety tests which he said our client failed.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to get our client approved for the Seminole County First Time DUI Offender (FTOP) program. This program allowed our client to complete several tasks and in return his DUI was reduced to a reckless driving, alcohol related. This allowed our client to avoid a DUI conviction and the expensive mandatory insurance that is required after a DUI conviction.

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Grand Theft (Orange County)

  • Date: January 8, 2019
  • Facts: Our client had two after cases after entering a Walmart and running out with a 49” flat screen TV. He was caught after police were called to a house in reference to a domestic dispute with a vehicle that matched the description of the get away vehicle
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to negotiate with his prosecutor to not file any formal charges in this case.

 

 

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Felony Battery on a Person 65 Year or Older (Seminole County)

  • Date: July 15, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was arrested after getting into a physical altercation with his father.
  • Outcome: Once hired, Mr. Fetter acted quickly and reached out to meet with the client’s father to get his sworn statement and file it with the court and prosecutor. The State prosecutor agreed not to file any charge against our client. A “No Information” notice was filed later that day and the case was dropped completely. Mr. Fetter is now expunging our clients record so this arrest will no longer be public information and will not show on a background check.

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Felony Driving While License Suspended (Seminole County)

  • Date: June 2, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was arrested for felony driving while license suspended (DWLS) after being legally stopped for a failing to stop at a stop sign. When the Officer ran her license she had more than seven active suspensions on her license.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to first convince the State to file only misdemeanor suspended license charges and then assisted our client with reinstating her license. Once our client was able to fully reinstate her driver’s license, we were then able to get the State reduce the charges down even further so we could resolve her case with a lesser charge without a conviction.

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Possession of a Controlled Substance  (Orange County)

  • Date: May 26, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was arrested for possession of heroin after being searched during a traffic stop.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to get our client approved for a level two drug diversion program. After completing the three terms of her program (4 hour substance abuse class, 4 hours of community service and pay cost of prosecution) her case was completely dismissed.

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Battery on a Security Officer (Orange County)

  • Date: April 2 2020
  • Facts: Our Client lives out of state and was arrested while on vacation for Battery on a Security Officer after a Disney security officer attempted to break up a physical altercation between our client and his brother in law.
  • Outcome: We were able to investigate the case and Mr. Fetter was able to get the State Attorneys office to drop the case by filing a “No Information” notice as we were able to show the prosecutor there was a lack of evidence corroborating the security officers story.

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 Burglary of a Dwelling, Possession of Cocaine, Using a Foreign DL (Orange County)

  • Date: February 26, 2020
  • Facts: Our client was in jail on no bond status after being arrested multiple times. He had four active cases that included burglary of a dwelling, possession of cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, petit theft and using a foreign drivers license.
  • Outcome: Our client was previously a convicted felon who served time in prison. Although our client scored a mandatory prison sentence Mr. Fetter was able to involve the Orange County Sheriffs office, the arresting officer and the lead prosecutor and was able to work out a single plea agreement for all of his cases that allowed our client to be released from jail that same day and avoid any additional prison or jail time.

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Sexual Battery with a Child and Lewd and Lascivious Behavior x 2 (Orange County)

  • Date: December 6, 2019
  • Facts: Our client was accused of inappropriately touching his step daughter.
  • Outcome: Our client was accused of trying to have sex with his minor step-daughter in the middle of the night and was facing a mandatory life in prison sentence and would be required to register permanently as a sex offender. Through interviewing witnesses and investigating the case Mr. Fetter was able to find inconsistencies with the child’s account of what happened and through lab results we were able to confirm there was no DNA tying our client to this incident. As a result the State Attorney’s Office completely dismissed all charges. We are now expunging his record so this incident can be shredded and removed from public records.

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Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon (Orange County)

  • Date: September 5, 2019
  • Facts: Our client was arrested for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon after accidentally forgetting he had a gun in his carry-on luggage at the Orlando International Airport.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to interview all TSA and all Orlando Police Department personnel involved in this arrest. Through depositions, we were able to determine that although out client had identified the luggage as his, the government didn’t know who packed the suitcase, when the suitcase was packed, and how many people where in his traveling party and who put the suitcase on the conveyor belt. Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon has a 3 year mandatory minimum prison sentence. We were able to resolve his case with no jail and no prison.

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Aggravating Stalking (Orange County)

  • Date: April 19, 2019
  • Facts: Our client was arrested after an arrest warrant was issued for aggravated stalking after continuing communication his ex- girlfriend after a temporary injunction had been granted.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able meet with our clients ex- girlfriend and have her sign a sworn declination of prosecution stating she did not want to be involved in this case, would not testify and did not want charges brought against our client. The State Attorney assigned to this case filed a “No Information” in this case which dropped all charges against our client.

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DUI Alcohol or Drugs (Seminole County)

  • Date: April 16, 2019
  • Facts: Our Client was arrested for a DUI in Seminole County after being stopped for speeding and no taillights. The Officer asked our client to perform field sobriety tests which he said our client failed.
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to get our client approved for the Seminole County First Time DUI Offender (FTOP) program. This program allowed our client to complete several tasks and in return his DUI was reduced to a reckless driving, alcohol related. This allowed our client to avoid a DUI conviction and the expensive mandatory insurance that is required after a DUI conviction.

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Grand Theft (Orange County)

  • Date: January 8, 2019
  • Facts: Our client had two after cases after entering a Walmart and running out with a 49” flat screen TV. He was caught after police were called to a house in reference to a domestic dispute with a vehicle that matched the description of the get away vehicle
  • Outcome: Mr. Fetter was able to negotiate with his prosecutor to not file any formal charges in this case.

 

 

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