U.S. v. Lori Drew

H Dean Steward

Case Conclusion Date:July 1, 2009

Practice Area:Federal Crime

Outcome:All federal charges dismissed

Description:Mr. Steward secured the dismisal of all charges in this Computer Fraud and Abuse Act case. Prosecutors had accused client of causing the suicide of a teenager in St. Louis, MO. After 1 week jury trial, client was convicted of misdemeanors only. Eight months later, at Mr. Steward's urging, the court dismissed all charges.