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People v. Eric Hoxey and Shatwan Smith - Possession of a Controlled Substance For Sale

Case Conclusion Date: 08.03.2011

Practice Area: Criminal defense

Outcome: Case Dismissed Before Jury Verdict - $650,000 Settlement

Description: Erick Hoxey and his girlfriend Shatwan Smith were profile as drug dealers and were viciously beaten by the Los Angeles Sherrif's Department Deputies. All charges of Assault on a Peace Officer and related charges were dropped before the jury deliberated. Both clients were facing many years of prison based on the lies and fabrication of evidence by Sherrif Orozco and his then partner Deputy Giles.

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