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United States v. Groen

Case Conclusion Date: 04.25.2011

Practice Area: Federal Crime

Outcome: Split verdict - not guilty on one count; guilty on the other.

Description: I sat as co-counsel defending a man accused of shining a spotlight at a U.S. Border Patrol helicopter. He was indicted in U.S. Federal Court for interfering with the helicopter and incapacitating the pilot. After a heavily contested trial, the jury found our client not guilty of the more serious of the two charges.

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