Our client was a 2007 convict for the beating death and assault of a man and the assault of his sister and nephew. At trial, the state offered only eyewitness testimony which was not challenged by our client's counsel.
Charges: First degree murder
Level: State Court
Sentence: Overturned; Court found our client did not receive effective representation of counsel from his original trial attorneys in violation of his 6th Amendment right
Outcome: Client subject to release after 8 years. State may chose to retry him at a later time.