The case was dismissed for the unlawful detention of my client, the driver. At the hearing on the motion to dismiss, the prosecutor failed to establish a constitutionally sufficient basis to uphold the stop based upon the radio report and simple math disproved the officer’s claim of speeding.
This matter involves an arrest for alleged sexual violence alleging sexual assault, forced oral copulation, and false imprisonment. An intensive investigation by the defense lead to no criminal charges, and then we successfully litigated against the University that threatened to discipline the defendant. This case is among the first successful “Recent Successful Case Result: High Profile Arrest to High Profile Exoneration”
This matter involved complex, intensive litigation over 3.5 years, 2 preliminary hearings, a dismissal for failure to disclose Brady evidence, a lengthy trial, and a double jeopardy motion granted. Charges were dismissed multiple times. On February 8, 2015, a trial judge ended a tortuous 3 year 7 months battle in “Recent Successful Case Result: Vehicular Manslaughter, Felony Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol”