Thursday, June 08, 2006

Mistrial in federal court case due to incompetency

The Wichita Eagle reports about Judge Brown stopping a federal trial. The defendant, who was shot in the head by ATF agents, was not able to assist in his defense because memory lapses stemming from his head injury. Kiehl Rathbun represents Mr. Smith and successfully obtained the mistrial.

[Note: the link to this article has expired and I have removed it.]

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