Not Guilty verdict on all charges, including Murder and Conspiracy to Obstruct Justice. Client was charged along with a prominent criminal defense lawyer, three CHP Officers and his own brother in a variety of trumped-up charges. After fighting through the third-longest criminal trial in California history, the jury came back with acquittals on all charges for all of the defendants.
Case dismissed against client who was charged with murder and robbery with enhancements that included great bodily injury and use of a gun in connection with alleged marijuana related robbery. Two co-defendants were sentenced after reaching plea agreements with the DA and testifying against client. A Superior Court judge ruled that Nevada County authorities “repeatedly violated” constitutional principles by ignoring or bypassing the client's rights.
Not Guilty verdict on all charges for murder conspiracy charges with gang enhancements. Client was released from custody on day of verdict. Prosecution attempted to prove conspiracy that client was trying to kill alleged gang rivals using wiretap calls, informant testimony, gang expert opinions and rap videos. Client was facing 35 years to life in prison.
Not Guilty verdict on all charges for client, a member of the Vallejo Chapter of the Hells Angels. Client was charged with felony assault with great bodily injury. Alleged victim was a police officer’s son, who bumped into client’s female friend. When client asked him to apologize, the entitled cop’s son tried to act like a tough guy. He was then taught a lesson in manners by the Hells Angels. Jury acquitted based on self-defense. Jury seemed to agree with the HA adage: “Talk Sh*t, Get Lit!”
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