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.
When clients act quickly and contact an attorney early, results like this are more likely because a lawyer will help you make informed decisions and avoid the common pitfalls in the criminal justice system. If you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, do not wait to speak with a criminal defense lawyer.