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Victory: Dwight McDonald

Congratulations to Dwight McDonald for getting a not guilty on a domestic assault in CC2. Assisted by Ron McLaurin, they won a hard-fought victory. The State tried a good case, but the facts prevailed. Jury was out for arond 2 1/2 hours. See Dwight or Ron for details. great job, guys!

Victory: Bob Heald

Bob Heald was in trial this week in the 137th on a Failure to Stop and Render Aid, where his Client was facing 2-20. Mr. Greaser led the case for the State and requested a special issue on a deadly weapon finding. Judge Puryear allowed the special issue to go to the jury, and the…

Victory: Fred Stangl

Fred Stangl had a small victory today. He won an ALR hearing on a DWI “B” with a search warrant blood test. Judge Phillips ruled there was no probable cause to arrest the accused. I’m particularly happy, since the accused is my client. Chuck I say that anytime you get B.J. Phillips to let you…

Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Seminar

OCDLA is an active membership with a listserv of 350 lawyers. We are hosting our Advanced Criminal Defense and Capital Litigation seminar April 23 & 24 in the OKC area. We would appreciate it if you could post our seminar in your newsletter or on your website and/or listserv. In exchange OCDLA would be pleased…

Victory: Raymond Shackelford & Cody Cofer

Raymond Shackelford & Cody Cofer received a 13 minute NOT GUILTY in County Court at Law Number Two in Henderson County on DWI-2/Open Container. Citizen pulled over for doing 75 in 55. Regular clues. Does well on SFSTs. Cop finds out about prior felony and DWI. Finally, makes decision to “formally” arrest citizen, but he…

Victory: Kelly Clark

Kelly was appointed on a non-death capital out of Canyon. I know he spent a lot of time on the case (we discussed it on occasion) and the payoff finally came with a conviction on the lesser included offense of Aggravated Kidnapping. And, I am told that the jury assessed punishment at 10, probated 10.…

2009 Prairie Dog Seminar

It’s official, the 2009 Prairie Dog” Seminar’s date has been set. It will be on March 5-6, our party will be March 6, and it will include a special FREE Nuts and Bolts Seminar on March 4. Please contact Laurie Key for details. More information will be posted here as we get it.

2 more wins this week

Dwight’s “Girlfriend beatin’ bad boy” gets a reprieve for now. Hung Jury yesterday in the 137th despite Judge Puryear’s insisting – while the jury was out – that Dwight’s client would not have to worry about buying new clothes as all of his would be “issued to him” from now on. Dwight: I might rethink…

Emilio Wins in Garza Co.

Despite 2 confessions by the accused, Emilio Abeyta won a not guilty in Garza County in a 3-count indictment that alleged sexual assault and indecency by touching and exposure to a child under 6. Accused did not testify. Emilio got the Sheriff to admit that he didn’t stop questioning when the accused asked for a…

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