Case Conclusion Date: 03.11.2013
Practice Area: Criminal Defense
Outcome: Hung Jury - 10 to 2 in favor NOT GUILTY.
Description: Defendant was facing up to 7 years in state prison on charges of possession and transportation of methamphetamine. At trial, the Prosecution presented eye witness testimony, admissions, and other physical evidence. Despite this evidence, the jury was hung with 10/12 jurors voting Not Guilty. The Judge ruled the case a mistrial. Later the defendant entered a plea-bargain to a misdemeanor and received credit for time served without any imposition of probation.