State of Texas vs. Ronald Johnson

Louis Murat Newman IV

Case Conclusion Date:March 10, 2010

Practice Area:Criminal Defense

Outcome:Not Guilty of Murder and Aggravated Assault

Description:Mr. Johnson, an ex-Marine, and a fellow Marine were attacked by a group of males outside a College Station nightclub. In the course of defending his fellow Marine and himself, Mr. Johnson caused the death of one of his attackers, and injured another by cutting him with a knife. The jury acquitted Mr. Johnson on the grounds of self-defense and defense of third persons.