• U.S. v. Mattis

    Publication Date: 2020-07-07
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    Judge: Circuit Judge Peter Hall
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Appellant: Kevin Trowel, Assistant United States Attorneys on the brief, David K. Kessler, for Richard P. Donoghue, United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York, Brooklyn, NY.
    for defendant: For Appellee Mattis: Sabrina P. Shroff, Law Offices of Sabrina P. Shroff, New York, NY. For Appellee Rahman: Margaret E. Lynaugh on the brief, Paul L. Shechtman, Bracewell LLP, New York, NY. For Amici Curiae Former Federal Prosecutors (joined by Joshua L. Dratel, Dratel & Lewis, P.C., New York, NY for National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers), in support of Appellees: Brian A. Jacobs, Morvillo Abramowitz, Grand Iason & Anello PC, New York, NY, Edward Y. Kim, Krieger Kim & Lewin LLP, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 20-1713

    Bail Set for Police Car Fire-Bombing Pair Stands; No Error in Community Danger Finding

  • Ayers-Jones v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-08-01
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry: Automotive
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Goss
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Rodney Quesenberry, (Rodney A. Qesenberry, PC), Evans, for appellant.
    for defendant: Samuel Altman, Kelly Jenkins, (Middle Judicial Circuit - District Attorney), Swainsboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0493

    Giving Someone Large Dose of Methamphetamine and Then Failing to Seek Medical or Police Assistance Constituted Misdemeanor Reckless Conduct

  • Willis v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-11-07
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Benham
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Charles Henry Frier, Atlanta, Akil K. Secret, (The Secret Firm, PC.), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Patricia B. Attaway Burton, Sabrina Dawn Graham, Paula Khristian Smith, Christopher M. Carr, Channell Veena Singh, (Department of Law), Atlanta, Paul L. Howard, Jr., Kevin Christopher Armstrong, Lyndsey Hurst Rudder, (Fulton County District Attorney's Office), Atlanta, for appellee. Brian Kammer, (Georgia Resource Center), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: S18P0915

    Court Affirms Imposition of the Death Penalty for Home-Invasion Murderer

  • Lynn v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-05-07
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals | Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge McFadden
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Donald Samuel (Garland Samuel & Loeb PC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Michael Mahoney (Office of the District Attorney, Bell-Forsyth Judicial Circuit), Cumming, for appellee.

    Case Number: A17A2117

    The trial court reversibly erred in excluding certain testimony as hearsay, because the evidence was not hearsay, as it was not offered to prove the truth of the matter asserted but rather to show its effect on defendant's state of mind and its impact on his later actions; the evidence was relevant; and it was not cumulative of other admitted evidence.

  • Lebis v. The State

    Publication Date: 2017-11-28
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: State Court
    Judge: Justice Grant
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Sandra Louise Michaels, John Richard Martin (Martin Brothers, PC.), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Patricia B. Attaway Burton, Paula Khristian Smith, Christopher M. Carr, Ashleigh Dene Headrick (Department of Law), Atlanta; Jeffrey Matthew Gore, Tracy Graham Lawson (Clayton County District Attorney's Office), Jonesboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: S17A0948

    There was insufficient evidence to support defendant's convictions for felony murder and two counts of misdemeanor obstruction of a police officer after her husband fatally shot an officer who was attempting to arrest them, but the evidence was sufficient to support her convictions for two other misdemeanor obstruction counts and several firearms possession counts.

  • People v. Winbush

    Publication Date: 2017-01-26
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Constitutional Law
    Industry:
    Date Filed: 2017-01-26
    Court: Ca. Sup. Ct.
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Kamala D. Harris, Attorney General, Dane R. Gillette and Gerald A. Engler, Chief Assistant Attorneys General, Ronald S. Matthias, Assistant Attorney General, Glenn R. Pruden, Alice B. Lustre and Karen Z. Bovarnick, Deputy Attorneys General, for Plaintiff and Respondent.
    for defendant: Richard Jay Moller, under appointment by the Supreme Court, for Defendant and Appellant.

    Case Number:

    Cite as 17 C.D.O.S. 753 THE PEOPLE, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. GRAYLAND WINBUSH, Defenda

  • Connecticut Law Tribune

    Former Defense Contractor Employees Indicted for Theft of Trade Secrets

    November 15, 2016

    Two former employees of a Connecticut-based defense contractor were indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly stealing trade secrets that investigators claim could threaten the nation&#

  • The American Lawyer

    Big Firms Flock to Windy City's Multiple Police Probes

    March 24, 2016

    More big firms are cashing in on Chicago’s police investigations, a href="http://www.nationallawjournal.com/legaltimes/id=1202753028860/Morning-Wrap-Jones-Days-Republican-Politics--Ch

  • The People v. Tsoucalas, 222-2010

    Publication Date: 2015-12-22
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: County Court, Sullivan County
    Judge: Justice Frank LaBuda
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Defendant: Jeremy Kaufman, Esq., Gary Greenwald & Partners, PC, Chester, NY.
    for defendant: Attorney for the People By: Meagan K. Galligan, Executive ADA, of counsel, Hon. James R. Farrell, Sullivan County District Attorney, Monticello, NY.

    Case Number: 222-2010

    Cite as: The People v. Tsoucalas, 222-2010, NYLJ 1202745342314, at *1 (Co., SULLIVAN, Decided December 14, 2015) CASENAME The People of the State of New York,

  • The People v. Snowden, 156S-2014

    Publication Date: 2015-10-06
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: County Court, Sullivan County
    Judge: Judge Frank LaBuda
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Defendant: Gary Greenwald, Esq., Gary Greenwald & Partners, PC, Chester, NY.
    for defendant: Attorney for the People By: Meagan K. Galligan, ADA, of counsel, Hon. James R. Farrell, Sullivan County District Attorney, Monticello, NY.

    Case Number: 156S-2014

    Cite as: The People v. Snowden, 156S-2014, NYLJ 1202738896401, at *1 (Co., SUL, Decided September 23, 2015) CASENAME The People of the State of New York, Plain