Blatant Racism on a Jury? : Supreme Court to decide if it’s okay

By | 2018-02-01T03:54:59+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Criminal Defense, DUI Lawyer, Reckless Driving, Uncategorized|

This spring, the United States Supreme Court is considering a case that may determine whether jury deliberations should remain secret, even if the jury includes members that make racist comments to encourage the conviction of a defendant. In 2007, a Mexican national named Miguel Angel Pena-Rodriguez was convicted of unlawful sexual contact and two counts [...]

Atlanta Braves baseball player Olivera arrested in Arlington assault

By | 2018-02-01T04:05:40+00:00 April 13th, 2016|Criminal Defense|

On Wednesday April 13, 2016, Arlington County Police were called at approximately 7:00 AM to the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Pentagon City, by a woman saying she had been assaulted by an Atlanta Braves baseball player. The police reported the female victim had bruises and was transported to Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington. Police would not [...]