Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2009
Practice Area:Criminal Defense
Outcome:Dismissed by the judge (in front of the impaneled Jury)
Description:Mr. Nguyen was charged with battery for bar fight he never personally participated in. The D.A. refused to dismiss the charges despite our investigator uncovering that the complaining witness did not recall Mr. Nguyen participating in the fight. At trial, the complaining witness admitted that Mr. Nguyen never hit, kicked or otherwise assaulted him and encouraged no one else to commit a battery upon him.