Recent Victories

Neil Rockind, P.C. is currently working on over a dozen medical marijuana cases, however, below is our list of outstanding victories from 2010. Please note, this list is in no way meant to be exhaustive; these are simply our honorable mentions.

May 2011 – Famington Hills, MI – Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated Second Offense – After numerous discussions with the Court, his license was NOT suspended for the mandatory 1-year stint! Instead, he is on a Ignition Interlock Device.

May 2011 – New Baltimore, MI – Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated Third Offense – FELONY DISMISSED pursuant to a misdemeanor plea agreement!

May 2011 – Shelby Township, MI – Individual charged with Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury Accident – DISMISSED pursuant to plea agreement!

May 2011 – Romeo, MI – Individual charged with Driving While License Suspended – DISMISSED pursuant to plea agreement!

April 2011 – Oakland County, MI – Individual reinstated with full driving privileges after Neil Rockind, P.C. challenged an abuse of discretion by the Michigan Secretary of State!

April 2011 – US District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan – Individual charged with conspiring to smuggle hundreds of pounds of marijuana and hundreds of thousands of pills of Ecstasy into the United States –Sentence: 5 years of SUPERVISED RELEASE! No additional incarceration!

April 2011 – Troy, MI - Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated Third Offense – Sentenced to 60 days home tether! No incarceration within the jail!

April 2011 – Bloomfield Hills, MI - Individual charged with Retail Fraud -Plea Under Advisement in the 48th District Court (this type of outcome in this Court is unheard of!)

April 2011 – Livonia, MI – Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated Second Offense and the alternative charge of Superdrunk Driving –Plead to Impaired Driving and After numerous discussions with the Court, his license was NOT suspended for the mandatory 1-year stint! Instead, he is on a Ignition Interlock Device.

April 2011 – Farmington Hills and Pontiac, MI – Individual charged with Smuggling Contraband into a Jail, Delivery of a Controlled Substance, and Manufacture of Marijuana – Sentenced to PROBATION! No incarceration, even though the Prosecutor’s Office demanded it! 

April 2011 – Oak Park, MI – Individual charged with several counts of illegal use of a Financial Transaction Device (credit cards) – After months of hearings and testimony – ALL CHARGES DISMISSED!

April 2011 – Warren, MI - Two individuals charged with Malicious Destruction of Property – Both received Under Advisement status (the ability to have the charge dismissed if they comply with their probation requirements) and a mere 6 months of probation (despite the objection of the prosecutor)!

March 2011 – Troy, MI – Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated Second Offense – NO INCARCERATION!

March 2011 – Oak Park, MI - Individual charged with Assault and Battery –NOT GUILTY AT TRIAL!

March 2011 – Plymouth, MI - Individual charged with Felonious Possession of Cocaine – the FELONY was DISMISSED pursuant to a plea agreement!

March 2011 – Troy, MI - Individual charged with Felonious Embezzlement for allegedly embezzling nearly $15,000 from her place of employment –Sentence: 6 months of NON-REPORTING PROBATION!

March 2011 – Troy, MI - Individual charged with Assault and Battery (including the alleged display of a firearm) - NOT GUILTY AT TRIAL!

March 2011 – Beverly Hills, MI - Individual charged with Felonious Possession of Cocaine – DISMISSED ON THE DAY OF TRIAL!

March 2011 – West Bloomfield, MI - Individual’s house was raided by the Oakland County Narcotics Enforcement Team (NET) who confiscated over $50,000 worth of supplies after they received an anonymous tip that he was growing marijuana. However, he was growing medical marijuana, was doing so legally, and had all of the paperwork to prove it. After intervention by Neil Rockind, P.C. – NO CHARGES FILED and investigation dropped!

February 2011 – Birmingham, MI - Individual charged with a Misdemeanor Violation of her Restricted Driver’s License DISMISSED!(after several discussions with the prosecutor.)

February 2011 – Bloomfield Hills, MI - Individual investigated by police and the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office for over 6 months for allegedly forging two (2) Circuit Court Judges signatures – After intervention by Neil Rockind, P.C. – NO CHARGES FILED and investigation dropped!

February 2011 – Birmingham, MI - Individual charged with Contempt of Court for outright lying to a District Court Judge – NO JAIL SENTENCE!

February 2011 – Plymouth, MI – Individual charged with Felony Possession of Cocaine – Felony DISMISSED at the Preliminary Examination!

February 2011 – Troy, MI - Individual charged with Felony Embezzlement $1,000 – $20,000 – HALF-WAY through the Preliminary Examination the FELONY was DISMISSED! (in exchange for a plea to misdemeanor larceny)

January 2011 – New Baltimore, MI – Individual charged with Larceny from a Building (a 4-year FELONY) and Embezzlement – ALL CHARGES DISMISSED AT THE PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION!

January 2011 – Detroit, MI – Individual charged as a repeat drunk driving offender – STRAIGHT PROBATION, NO INCARCERATION!

January 2011 – Birmingham, MI – Individual charged with Assault and Battery and Intoxicated Disorderly Person – ALL CHARGES DISMISSED!(2 days before trial.)

January 2011 – Eastpointe, MI – Individual charged with Possession of a Dangerous Weapon – Charge DISMISSED! (after several discussions with the prosecutor.)

January 2011 – Beverly Hills, MI - Individual charged with Domestic Violence – Case DISMISSED at Trial!

January 2011 – Shelby Township, MI – Individual plead guilty to one count of Operating While Impaired – Sentence: 1 day alcohol education class; NO JAIL, NO PROBATION, NO COMMUNITY SERVICE!

January 2011 – Bloomfield Hills, MI – Individual charged with a violation of probation in the 48th District Court for both failing to perform an alcohol test (JAMS) within the allotted time period AND for missing an alcohol test (JAMS) – Sentence: a mere 21 days of daily PBT’S! NO JAIL!

January 2011 – Plymouth, MI - Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated after blowing .16 and .15 on the Datamaster – DISMISSED!

 

2010

December 2010 – St. Clair Shores, MI – Individual charged with Violation of Probation for testing positive for illegal substances – DISMISSED!

December 2010 – Sterling Heights, MI – Individual charged with 2 counts of Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana and 2 counts of Maintaining a Drug House – ALL FELONIES DISMISSED!

December 2010 – Bloomfield Hills, MI - Individual lost her license due to an Implied Consent violation (for refusing to take the Datamaster Breath test) – Neil Rockind, P.C. filed a Hardship Appeal in the Oakland County Circuit Court and, after oral arguments, it was GRANTED! (She is now allowed to drive with a restricted driver’s license.)

December 2010 – Clinton Township, MI – Individual charged with Felony Possession of Analogue Drugs in a Jail and three (3) Probation Violations – ALL CHARGES AND VIOLATIONS DISMISSED and CASE DROPPED!

December 2010 – Warren, MI – Individual charged with misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana – DISMISSED! (after 13 months of arduous battle with the prosecutor’s office)

December 2010 – Trenton, MI – Individual charged with misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana – DISMISSED! (pursuant to plea agreement)

November 2010 – Bloomfield Hills, MI – Individual charged with misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana in violation of the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act – DISMISSED!

November 2010 – Roscommon, MI – Individual charged with misdemeanor Possession of Marijuana in violation of the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act – DISMISSED!

November 2010 – Rochester Hills, MI – Individual charged with Carrying a Concealed Weapon – DISMISSED!

November 2010 – Westland, MI – Individual charges with Disturbing the Peace – DISMISSED!

October 2010 – Bloomfield Hills, MI – Individual charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle with Any Amount of Marijuana in his system – DISMISSED!

October 2010 – Southfield, MI – Individual charged with Domestic Violence – NOT GUILTY at Trial!

October 2010 – St. Clair Shores, MI – Individual charged with a Violation of Probation for testing positive for marijuana, opiates and barbiturates – sentenced to Community Service – NO JAIL!

October 2010 – Oak Park, MI – Individual charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon and Resisting and Obstructing a Police Officer – All charges DISMISSED!

October 2010 – Bloomfield Hills, MI – Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated – DISMISSED with a plea to Careless Driving!

September 2010 – Belleville, MI – Individual charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana – sentenced to 1 year probation!

September 2010 – Bloomfield Hills, MI – Individual charged with Operating While Intoxicated – NOT GUILTY at Trial!

September 2010 – Berkley, MI – Individual charged with Domestic Violence – Under Advisement!

August 2010 – Birmingham, MI – Individual being investigated for Possession of Marijuana – after several discussions with the police, NO CHARGES FILED!

August 2010 – Fraser, MI – Individual charges with several felonies for Using a Computer to Commit a Crime – All felonies DISMISSED!

July 2010 – Novi, MI – Individual charged with Minor in Possession – DISMISSED!

June 2010 – Shelby Township, MI - Individual charged with Welfare Fraud – DISMISSED!

May 2010 – Detroit, MI – Individual charged with Solicitation – DISMISSED!

May 2010 – Dearborn, MI – Individual charged with several felony Theft and Fraud charges regarding stolen cell phones and forged cell phone accounts – All felonies DISMISSED!

May 2010 – Warren, MI – Individual charged with several felonies for Breaking and Entering into several vehicle – All felonies DISMISSED!

April 2010 – Troy, MI – Individual charged with Retail Fraud – Under Advisement!

April 20120 – Ann Arbor, MI – Individual charged with feloniously Smuggling a Weapon into a Jail – DISMISSED!

March 2010 – Detroit, MI – Individual charged with Defacing Public Property – Under Advisement!

March 2010 – Pontiac, MI – Individual charged with Possession of Marijuana – DISMISSED!

March 2010 – Clinton Township, MI – Individual charged with Assault and Battery – DISMISSED!

March 2010 – Bloomfield Hills, MI – Individual was being investigated for a domestic violence – after discussions with the police, NO CHARGES FILED!

February 2010 – Detroit, MI – Individual challenged a Personal Protection Order – following a hearing, PPO DISMISSED!

February 2010 – Detroit, MI – Individual was being investigated for Arson – after several discussions with the police, NO CHARGES FILED!

Only The Best

Our firm has handled many medical marijuana cases; had many cases dismissed and won acquittals for our clients. Call Neil Rockind, P.C at (248) 208-3800.

Our office is conveniently located in Southfield Michigan. We accept all major credit cards. Please call our office to schedule a free initial consultation.  You will be trusting your case to a proven Medical Marijuana defense firm!

Neil Rockind, P.C.: Your Medical Marijuana Defense Team!