U.S.A. v. Beauford, Crim. No. 14-520 (U.S.D.C.). A hard working woman who because of her actions while involved in a misguided romance, found herself facing a 5 year mandatory minimum jail term on drug charges, received a sentence of probation. Ms. Lefeber successfully proved to the Judge the true good nature of her client through her many acts of charity and community service, excellent employment history and substantial character evidence. Through her extensive sentencing presentation, Ms. Lefeber successfully proved that the important goals of the criminal justice system – deterrence, rehabilitation, etc., had been met and there was no need to incarcerate her client. Sentence: PROBATION..