Warning the charges are sensitive and of a sexual nature, if this is troubling then perhaps don't listen. Anyway the public defender in this case is an amazing attorney who was able to show the jury that the alleged victim claiming she was raped had some serious credibility issues and drug problems that added up to Not Guilty!
This is a fun trial with involving a boat sinking in the ports of LA which led to criminal charges for the first latino fisherman of Los Angeles which also led to the first jury trial for a young public defender who has been dreaming of this moment since childhood. Enjoy!
We gotta another pandemic jury trial police assault case that ended in a nice fat not guilty because of the amazing trial work of a public defender with the experience and savviness in using an accident reconstruction expert to combat the worst piece of evidence. Enjoy!
Wow ANG is presenting another hot current story from the trenches during the Covid era. This time we present a classic case of the prosecution doing its' best to grease the wheels of mass incarceration trying to send the client to prison without the requisite proof beyond a reasonable doubt only to be thwarted by the local public defender who knows the case and the community the best.
This episode is a little longer than most but totally worth the listen. The jury trial and charge speaks to all of the issues and problems our country currently faces; it's a case that stemmed from racial profiling with the trial occurring in the middle of the pandemic and during the country's protests against police brutality. Enjoy!
In this episode Santa Clara Alternate Deputy Public Defender Sajid Khan walks his client on a gang murder trial. Listen as Sajid shares with us how he fought the case and the prosecution's bogus theory from the beginning to the end, even going to the appellate court for relief, but ultimately he had to leave it in the hand's of the jury to decide his innocent client's fate.
In this ANG special edition we interview Santa Clara Alternate Public Defender Sajid Khan about his experience being retaliated against and having a whistle blower complaint filed against him by his local district attorney for speaking out against systemic racism and being critical of prosecutors. Check it out.
This is the last episode we re-play featuring police brutality for the month of June. This particular episode demonstrates just how lawless and brazen an entire police force can be and the importance of checking that power.
Replay of a police brutality case where the deputy sheriffs violently brutalized a trans african american inmate. Fortunately public defender Jimmy was able to catch them in their lies and have the entire case thrown out!
A citizen is unlawfully brutalized by the police, an audio recording gives a contradictory account of what the arresting officers asserts happened. It don't matter the prosecution still tries to obtain a conviction against the victim of the police violence. That's the name of the game. And defending people against unlawful police brutality cases is what we public defenders do. Enjoy.