Sexual Assault

GANG RAPE OF TWELVE YEAR OLD, RAMSEY COUNTY
Jury Verdict: NOT GUILTY
In a sexual assault of a minor trial, my client was acquitted of all charges. Ten alleged gang members were accused of sexually assaulting a 12 year old in a house. Two perpetrators testified against my client. My client testified. My client was found not guilty of all charges on the second day of jury deliberations after a five-day trial.

SEXUAL ASSAULT, DAKOTA COUNTY
Jury Verdict: NOT GUILTY
In this case, a female co-worker accused my client, a citizen of Liberia, Africa, of sexually assaulting her. He absconded after the alleged incident and was apprehended eight months later in Pennsylvania. At trial, my client testified. After a four-day jury trial, the jury found my client not guilty of all charges after just 45 minutes of deliberations.

SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A CHILD, HENNEPIN COUNTY
Jury Verdict: NOT GUILTY
In a disturbing case, my client, a citizen of Venezuela, was accused of sexually assaulting an adolescent child, aged 13. My client was the child’s caregiver. The child was able to describe my client’s underwear, which was seized by the Plymouth Police Department. My client testified. We waived a jury and tried the case to a judge alone. My client was found not guilty of all charges.

KIDNAPPING, RAMSEY COUNTY 1999
Jury Verdict: NOT GUILTY
My client was accused of kidnapping and raping a minor female. A jury acquitted my client of all charges.

CRIMINAL SEXUAL CONDUCT, DAKOTA COUNTY 2003
Jury Verdict: NOT GUILTY
My client, from Nigeria, was accused of raping a white female coworker at a residence for handicapped patients. Jury acquitted him of all charges.

CRIMINAL SEXUAL CONDUCT, RAMSEY COUNTY 2003
Jury Verdict: NOT GUILTY
My client was accused of raping an under-aged female along with ten fellow gang members. All defendants were convicted except my client. Jury acquitted him of all charges.

FIRST-DEGREE SEXUAL ASSAULT, RAMSEY COUNTY, 1997
RESOLVED
My client was having sexual intercourse with underage relative. My client was looking at ten years in prison, but received an eight-month local jail sentence.