Client’s one-year summary suspension rescinded for improper warnings following a hearing.
Client found not guilty of DUI following a bench trial (July 2015)
Case 14 DT 1395: Following a summary suspension hearing, the court held no reasonable grounds to arrest the driver for driving under the influence of drugs. The village attorney subsequently dismissed the charges.
Motion to strike and dismiss motion to modify custody granted for forum non-conveniens where father residing in Illinois could not modify custody Judgment when children were residing in Nevada with mother.
Following a bench trial client was found not guilty of DUI. Summary suspension also rescinded following a hearing where Court found no reasonable grounds for a DUI arrest.
Following a bench trial against the Illinois Attorney General’s Office client was found not guilty of possession of contraband cigarettes.
Petition to rescind six month statutory summary suspension granted. State unable to lay proper foundation for admission of the breathalyzer reading. License returned to client.
In a jury trial where client was charged with first degree murder surrounding the death of his spouse by traumatic asphyxiation, client found not guilty of first degree murder, not guilty of second degree murder, and guilty of involuntary manslaughter.
Involuntary manslaughter verdict now on appeal.
Motion to Quash Arrest and Suppress Evidence granted. Arresting officers found to have no probable cause to stop the Defendant after allegedly smelling the odor of cannabis coming from “the direction” of the Defendant’s vehicle.
Motion to Quash Arrest and Suppress Evidence granted. Police officer found to have no probable cause to seize client in a parked vehicle under community care-taking function after client was ordered out of the vehicle.