Case Conclusion Date:March 4, 1999
Practice Area:Criminal Defense
Outcome:Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity
Description:Client was charged with D.U.I. after found intoxicated and disoriented in stopped car off the interstate. Client had recently been very unstable and diagnosed with several major psychiatric disorders. Doctors opinion that client was incompetent at time of offense and had ingested large amounts of alcoholic beverage due to her mental condition, ie. involuntary. Verdict by Judge Lopez was that she was Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity.