People v. Andre Smith

James Edward Jones

Practice Area:Appeals

Outcome:Conviction reversed and charges dismissed

Description:Mr. Smith was convicted at a jury trial of felony criminal threats and misdemeanor vandalism. Prior to trial his attorney unsuccessfully argued a motion to dismiss. On appeal, the court of appeal agreed that the denial of that motion was in error. The court of appeal reversed the conviction with an order that the motion to dismiss regarding the felony charge be granted.