Coit & Payment, P.C. recently obtained yet another not guilty verdict in a major criminal case. Following a trial of nearly three weeks, a jury returned a not guilty verdict on all counts. To read about the case, click here.

Multnomah County

State v MK Charges:
Result:
Menacing, Disorderly Conduct, Interfering with a Police officer
Case dismissed
State v JB Charges:
Result:
Delivery of Cocaine
Lengthy prison sentence overturned on appeal
State v BL Charges:
Result:
Felony DUII
Case dismissed for insufficient evidence
State v WD Charges:
Result:
Felony DUII
Case dismissed following motion to dismiss for speedy trial violation
State v FO Charges:
Result:
Assault Public Safety Officer, Resisting Arrest
Case dismissed
State v VP Charges:
Result:
Manslaughter in the First Degree
Judgment of acquittal granted on first degree manslaughter
JL v State Charges:
Result:
Multiple Measure 11 Sex Abuse
Post conviction relief granted, prior conviction overturned
State v CC Charges:
Result:
DUII
Case dismissed following judgment of acquittal
State v JM Charges:
Result:
Domestic violence assault and harassment
Case dismissed after hung jury


Washington County

State v SR Charges:
Result:
Sexual Abuse in the First Degree
Not guilty jury verdict
State v JW Charges:
Result:
Assault in the Third Degree
Not guilty jury verdict
State v KL Charges:
Result:
Carrying a Concealed Weapon
Case dismissed following successful motion to suppress evidence
State v DW Charges:
Result:
Possession of Methamphetamine
Case dismissed following successful motion to suppress evidence
State v ZH Charges:
Result:
Numerous Burglary First Degree and Theft First Degree
Motion to suppress granted in part, numerous charges dismissed, sentence on remaining charges overturned by Oregon Supreme Court
State v JB Charges:
Result:
Domestic violence assault and harassment
Not guilty jury verdict all charges


Clackamas County

State v SG Charges:
Result:
Multiple Counts Criminal Mistreatment and Domestic Violence Assault
Not guilty jury verdict; all remaining counts dismissed
State v AK Charges:
Result:
Assault 4 and Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Case Dismissed
State v RG Charges:
Result:
Menacing
Case Dismissed
State v GA Charges:
Result:
Menacing, Attempted Assault 4
Case Dismissed
State v JE Charges:
Result:
DUII (.16 bac)
Not guilty jury verdict
State v KB Charges:
Result:
Manslaughter in the First Degree, Hit and Run
Judgment of acquittal granted by court on first degree manslaughter


Yamhill County

State v AB Charges:
Result:
Rape, Sodomy, Unlawful Sexual Penetration, Sexual Abuse, Sodomy
Dismissed


Lane County

State v AB Charges:
Result:
Interfering with Making a Report, Assault 4, Strangulation
Dismissed
State v AR Charges:
Result:
DUII and Reckless Driving
Dismissed
City of Springfield v VP Charges:
Result:
Disorderly Conduct & Interfering with a Police Officer
Dismissed
State v JK Charges:
Result:
Menacing and Recklessly Endangering another Person (Constituting Domestic Violence)
Dismissed
State v TH Charges:
Result:
Assault 4
Dismissed
State v LA Charges:
Result:
Driving under the Influence of Intoxicants
Case Dismissed with Prejudice
State v RG
Charges:
Result:
Menacing
Case Dismissed
State v DW
Charges:
Result:
Menacing
Not guilty jury verdict
State v SH
Charges:
Result:
Felony Impersonation of a Police Officer
Case dismissed
State v BH Charges:
Result:
Delivery and Possession of a Controlled Substance
Case dismissed
State v JB Charges:
Result:
Manufacture and Possession of a Controlled Substance; Felony Child Neglect
Case dismissed
State v DC Charges:
Result:
Assault in the Fourth Degree and other domestic violence charges
Case dismissed
State v JC Charges:
Result:
Measure 11 child pornography
Plea negotiated to misdemeanor invasion of privacy, no sex offender registration required
State v CJ Charges:
Result:
Child Neglect Second Degree
Case dismissed
State v DN Charges:
Result:
Criminal Mischief
Case dismissed
State v AD Charges:
Result:
Possession of a Controlled Substance
Case dismissed
State v SS Charges:
Result:
Hit and Run
Case dismissed
USA v SD Charges:
Result:
Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver
Federal case dismissed in exchange for state court plea
City of Eugene v CX Charges:
Result:
Domestic Violence Assault Charges
Case dismissed


Tillamook County

State v LW Charges:
Result:
Measure 11 Assault in the Second Degree
Case dismissed
State v RS Charges:
Result:
Measure 11 Robbery in the First Degree
Several days into trial, plea negotiated to non-measure 11 robbery



Coos County

State v JT Charges:
Result:
Criminal Mistreatment in the 1st Degree; Assault in the 4th Degree
Case dismissed


Marion County

State v MJ Charges:
Result:
Two Counts of Assault 3, DUII, Reckless Endangering
Plea negotiated to one count DUII; all other charges dismissed


Linn County

State v BB Charges:
Result:
Harassment and Reckless Driving
Case Dismissed
State v LW Charges:
Result:
Child Endangering
Not guilty all counts (medical marijuana defense successfully asserted)
State v RD Charges:
Result:
Delivery Controlled Substance
Guilty plea withdrawn, case dismissed


Benton County

State v MM Charges:
Result:
Prostitution
Not guilty jury verdict
State v KD Charges:
Result:
Assault 4 and Strangulation
Case Dismissed


Curry County

State v JW Charges:
Result:
Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Not guilty


Lincoln County

State v KT Charges:
Result:
Criminal Trespass in the First and Second Degree
Dismissed

Disclaimer: Although these are actual results from actual cases, they are not necessarily typical results and no guarantees are made about results for individual cases or types of cases.
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