The Kansas attorney general's office has declined to file charges against a defense attorney who brought a dead grenade into a courtroom in November. Sam Kepfield was defending a client on forgery and theft charges when he pulled out the dud grenade as part of his attempt to demonstrate "imminent threat" and to convince jurors that his client committed the crimes under threat of bodily harm.
No Charges for Attorney Who Brought Grenade to Court
The Associated Press
January 8, 2010