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Stanley hands down drug sentences
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Sentences were handed down by Circuit Court Judge Bart Stanley against several on drug trafficking and possession charges. Included in court action:• Major David Keller was directed to serve 150 days of a six-year sentence, pay $2,000 plus costs and perform 16 hours public service work for delivery of morphine and marijuana.• Dustin Lee Cope was ordered to serve six years in the state penitentiary, lose his driver license for eight years and perform 60 hours public service work and pay $2,250 for delivery of meth, fourth-offense DUI, and violation of habitual traffic offender status. He must also serve any time he has remaining on a former conviction for violation of probation.• David Wayne Gaines was ordered to serve 120 days of a two-year sentence and pay $2,000 plus costs for promoting the manufacture of meth and theft.• Carla Marie Shepherd was granted a four-year judicial diversion and must pay $2,000 plus costs for promoting the manufacture of meth.• Robin Elaine Holt was instructed to serve 10 days of a five-year sentence, perform 32 hours public service work and pay $3,000 plus costs for delivery of Dihydrocodenone.• Amanda Knowles was ordered to serve 90 days of a 10-year sentence, pay $2,000 plus costs, and perform 16 hours public service work for delivery of meth.• Sammy Mullican was sentenced to four years in the state penitentiary and must pay $150 plus costs for promoting the manufacture and simple possession of meth, possession of drug paraphernalia, fourth-offense driving on a revoked license and failure to appear.• Joseph Patrick Miller was directed to serve 90 days of a six-year sentence, pay $2,000 plus costs, and perform 16 hours public service work for delivery and promotion of the manufacture of meth.• Brenda Kay Presley must serve 60 days of a two-year sentence, perform 16 hours public service work, and pay $2,000 plus costs for delivery of a counterfeit drug.• Tammy Michelle Webb was ordered to serve 90 days of a three-year sentence, pay $2,000 plus costs and perform 40 hours public service work for delivery of carisoprodol and delivery of a counterfeit drug.