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.…

Good guys/gals go 3-for-3

The good guys (and gals) were three for three this week. First, Steve Hamilton and Nicky Boatwright got a not guilty on a DWI “B” Wednesday in CCL#2. It seems the client was stopped for failing to maintain a single lane and driving on a flat tire on an icy winter roadway. Smart client refused…

Victory: Tom Stanfield and Kelly Clark

Congratulations to Tom Stanfield and Kelly Clark. In a felony evading with a vehicle case in 140th District Court this week, the jury opted for the lesser-included charge of fleeing or attempting to elude police officer, a Class B misdemeanor. Check it out in the Texas Transportation Code, section 545.421: “A person commits an offense…