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Charles K. Kenyon Jr.
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Charles Kenyon’s Legal Cases

6 total

  • Multiple Personality Explains Away "Confession"

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 1993
    Outcome:
    Acquitted on that charge.
    Description:
    Client was charged with sexually assaulting a young girl. After he was arrested he was questioned by a police officer about it and agreed with officer that he had molested the girl. Defense was that the personality being questioned was that of a child, itself, simply agreeing with authority figure.
  • Child Abuse and Bail Jumping

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not guilty, dismissed
    Description:
    Client was charged with intentionally head-butting his daughter. In Wisconsin it is a felony to intentionally cause bodily harm to a child. The defense was that although their heads had contacted, it was an accident, non-intentional. After he was charged with this a condition of his bail was that he have no unsupervised contact with his daughter. After being admonished by a family court judge that he had to maintain his ties with his children, he called his daughter and wished her a Happy Birthday on her birthday. He was charged with a separate felony for this. The first charge went to jury trial, the second was dismissed the day before the separate jury trial on that was set to start.
  • Felony OWI/DUI/DWI Drunk Driving

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Sep 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Misdemeanor, 29 days jail, probation
    Description:
    Client was charged with felony OWI / DUI / DWI in Wisconsin. At a contested preliminary hearing persuaded judge to reduce it to misdemeanor. At sentencing on the misdemeanor the guideline sentence was 9 months jail, recommended by the prosecutor. Argued for probation and 29 days jail instead, to allow for treatment to succeed. Final resolution was 2 years probation and 45 days in jail with treatment requirements.
  • Fourth Offense OWI - Drunk Driving

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2006
    Outcome:
    reduced to reckless driving
    Description:
    Client was driving a fully loaded semi truck. Stopped for being overloaded. During write-up asked to take breath test because of three prior drunk driving charges. Test result .25.
  • Undercover police officer lies for living argument.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jan 01, 1986
    Outcome:
    Not guilty, dismissed
    Description:
    Delivery of Marijuana charged based on testimony of undercover police officer. Argued at trial mistaken ID and that the undercover officer lied as a part of his job on a regular basis.
  • OWI - Breathalyzer has fudge factor.

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Jul 25, 2011
    Outcome:
    Not guilty, dismissed
    Description:
    Client charged with criminal OWI and had a breathalyzer BAC reading of .08. At jury trial argued that her driving was fine and that field sobriety tests did not prove anything. Breathalyzer has a built-in fudge factor that means a .08 reading does not mean that a jury will know her alcohol level was .08. Defense had expert that was not used. Defendant did not testify.