Murder Charge Dismissed

At The Philadelphia Municipal Court Level
Homicide Charges Philadelphia

Commonwealth v. a PA Adult

Practice:Criminal Defense
Charges:Murder, Drug Charges
Result:1 count dismissed

A Philadelphia man was charged with murder and related drug charges. Attorney Stephen Stewart worked with co-counsel to represent the defendant at a preliminary hearing in Philadelphia Municipal Court. After hearing the Commonwealth’s evidence and arguments from the attorneys, the Municipal Court judge dismissed the most serious charge — Murder of the First Degree.

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