I am inquiring on behalf of my stepson, Chet xxxxxxxx, who resides in a nursing home the result of a massive stroke he had while in prison. He asserts that he was falsely arrested and falsely imprisoned during his last incarceration. I submit a summary of his incident reports obtained from the Jones County Sheriff's Office in Gray, Georgia. The Incident Reports for Chet xxxxxxxx In Summary: 12/28/01 Simple battery and possession of marijuana 1/21/02 Burglary that led to intense probation. 10 yr sentence* 12/18/03 Manufacture of methamphetamine. 10 yr sentence intense probation* 9/27/05 Open container; failure to maintain lane 5/27/06 Failure to yield stop sign, DUI, possession of marijuana + 10/01/07 Probation violation: possession of marijuana 11/14/07 Marijuana drug test positive; probation lifted 03/11/08 Probation violation warrant: original charge- marijuana. Sentence: revoked in full state prison * (to be served concurrently back to back) + Origin of "cause to arrest" which led to final imprisonment It is my contention that he was arrested on 5/27/06 because of minor traffic stop but it was determined he had marijuana, a violation of his probation. His habitual violations and the seriousness of previous crimes resulted in his placement in prison on a probation violation. What is your opinion?
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