CIVIL RIGHTS CASE SUCCESS
A 16 year old student at a local high school was shot in the back and killed by a Sheriff’s deputy while he drove away from the deputy; a civil rights investigation was started, and litigation resulted in a favorable settlement for the wrongful death.
FEDERAL CASE SUCCESS
M.V. was acquitted in 2000 of all charges involving a federal conspiracy to traffick heroin. His defense is that he was set up by a friend to be a drug courier when he did not have the intent to do so.
STATE CASE SUCCESS
S.H. was accused of attempted murder of his live-in girlfriend at a local mobile home park. The defense was that she tried to kill herself by stabbing herself in the back. S.H. was ACQUITTED of all charges.