State v. JA

Andrew M. Morgan

Practice Area:Criminal Defense

Outcome:Dismissed.

Description:Defendant charged with burglary of girlfriend's home while family on vacation. Uncontested that defendant did enter home. Credibility contest between most of girlfriend's family on one side and defendant and girlfriend on the other. Girlfriend says she gave defendant permission to enter home. Detective gets her to change her story. State tried to bluff, we call their bluff. They walk into the courtroom morning of trial and drop the case.