It has been a busy few months and I know my three faithful readers have been aching for updates. Here you go:

 

A couple of big cases resolved with dismissals this spring. What I noticed is that the cases the prosecutors had to dismiss are typically the ones where my clients kept their mouths shut. My business cards say "S.T.F.U." on the back for the reason – it's excellent advice.

Working in conjunction with the talented attorneys representing co-defendants, the defense team spend several months keeping the prosecutor hopping with all sorts of motions and hearings. We were getting geared up for a suppression hearing when the State's case completely fell apart. My client was quite relieved. Instead of facing the years in jail the prosecutor would have sought, all charges were dismissed so my guy can now move on with his life. 

Here's a link to the article: 

 

http://bangordailynews.com/2016/04/01/news/midcoast/prosecutor-drops-waldoboro-armed-robbery-case-blames-lack-of-victim-credibility/

 

 

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AuthorJonathan Handelman