September 16th, 2014
D.C. criminal lawyer David Wooten
recently won an assault trial in front of a D.C. Superior Court judge. Three government witnesses failed to convince the judge beyond a reasonable doubt, while Mr. Wooten's client testified credibly that he acted in self defense. The victory was essential for the Defendant, who would have faced serious immigration consequences with a criminal conviction on his record.Continue Reading
April 14th, 2014
An Argentine woman charged in the 2007 slaying of a Washington paralegal pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter Monday shortly before a jury was to be selected for her murder trial.
Prosecutors had charged Blanca Ortiz, 47, with first-degree murder while armed in the Continue Reading