The State Attorney’s Office had 20 days to serve a reply to Charles’ Pro Se State Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus. On the 20th day, the state motioned for an extension of time to file response. Appellate Court granted the state attorney 20 days to reply to the petition. State Attorney ordered to reply by 5/9/2016. The … More State Request Extension of Time to Reply to Petiton for Writ of Habeas Corpus-Granted
When is it okay for a prosecutor to encourage a victim to lie on the witness stand? When is it okay for a prosecutor to withhold information that is beneficial to the defense? When is it okay for an attorney to collaborate with the prosecutor at the expense of his client? When did the American … More Stop Stop Wrongful Convictions In Its Early Stages
You Cannot Change What You Have Done But You Can Change What You Do Next. Ms. Slater, it is important that you come forward and tell the truth. Everyone realizes that you were persuaded to go along with identifying my son. It is very easy to get manipulated by people in authority. They convinced that … More You Cannot Change What You Have Done But You Can Change What You Do Next
The more money a defendant has, the better the chances of having a dream team defense. Shamefully, $10 or 15 thousand dollars to an attorney is not considered a lot of money. This is why my son and I are thinking of going pro se. What is pro se representation? Pro se representation is when the … More No Money No Justice – Should We Go Pro se?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WzwuBdty_rA#t=22%5B/embed%5DWe only want someone to look at the documents in our possession which includes police reports, trial transcript, initial brief, answer brief, depositions,911 call, etc. Once a capable and legal mind reviews the documents, it will be evident that egregious misconduct took place. Then we would like the President to grant clemency and a pardon. Charles … More An 86 Year Old Grandmother’s’s Plea to President Obama.
Please note that there are exceptions to the rule. We gave our attorneys, half of their required fees and then made payment arrangements. I have learned that payment arrangements is just another way of saying “layaway plan”. Merriam-Webster describes layaway as, ‘a way of buying something in which you do not receive the thing you are buying … More Innocent Until Proven Broke
Mandatory Minimums puts all of the power in the prosecutor’s hands. Prosecutors have leverage to force a plea from the accused, (even if the accused is innocent). They use scare tactics to convince the accused to take the plea. Unfortunately, the criminal defense attorneys also want their client to take a plea (less work for … More Sentence Disparity – What’s wrong with this picture? Mandatory Minimum Sentences
Throughout this case and at trial, at no time did our attorney mention Charles’ attributes. I do not think that the jurors even knew he was a graduate. Either he was inept or in cahoots with the prosecutor. This wasn’t a high class crime. Why zealously represent the defendant who paying cash? The defense needs … More Another Letter in Support of Charles Ajoloko
This is a picture from my cell phone of a text message sent by my son’s attorney during the trial. As you can see below, the text says, judge said my son needs to take ten years deputies are saying we’re gonna lose this. What would you think if you received this text? The first thing … More Is this jurors’ misconduct?
My son was robbed of his cell phone, money, keys to is car and 2 guns. He was hit in the head with a gun. The police was called. This is how this all got started. Someone had talked my son into buying guns just for show since someone kept burglarizing his dorm room. He … More The 2 guys that robbed my son at gunpoint had their charges dismissed…
From the Office of he Attorney General Government-in-the-Sunshine Manual Chapter updated: 01/14/2011 Chapter 119’s requirement of public disclosure of records made available to the defendant does not violate the attorney disciplinary rule prohibiting extrajudicial comments about defendants as long as the state attorney does not put an interpretation on the record that prejudices the defendant … More More Research on publishing the 911 call
Henceforth, I will refer to the lady victim as Target A and the male victim as Target B. As you can see from my previous blog, our chosen attorney did not object to many things. He had a lot of information at his fingertips. He had the same information that I am sharing with you. … More Disocovery that should have been used to cross-examine Target A
My blog caught the attention of a prominent attorney. She contacted me and suggested that we meet. After 3 hours of talking and looking at my boxes of vast files, she was won over. She wants to help. She asked me to not go forward with my blog. Therefore at this time, I am unable to … More My Blog Caught the Attention of a Prominent Attorney
New Followers, please note that you must read this blog from the beginning to fully appreciate what the story is all about. The first blog dated June 18, 2014 started with a quote, ” Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both. Eleanor Roosevelt”. My son did not go to trial … More Trial Postponed – Attorney withdrawn from Representation
I never understood why our attorney arranged for the prosecutor to call me.She already knew that my son was not going to take the 13 years plea. I never understood why the attorney was in such a hurry for the prosecutor and I too speak. At the time, my son was still in college in … More The Prosecutor called me and then became angry and vindictive.
Our attorney never asked my son about the case. Rather, she often talked about the prosecutor’s plea deal. The prosecution wanted him to take 13 years for both victims. This was suppose to be a good deal. Forget about the fact that he was a young 20 year old college student, a VA volunteer, a mentor, soccer … More What the hot attorney did next…..
An attorney’s main goal should be to have the case dismissed by some technical error or mistake in the accusatory party’s procedures. The lawyer must try everything in his or her power to obtain a complete dismissal or a “not guilty” ruling by the judge or the jury. My attorney did not try to resolve the … More Take the Money and Run
My son’s attorney talked a good game. We thought that she really had his best interest at heart. She had the case six months before he turned 21. We thought that we really had a great attorney since she was recommended to us by a bail bondsmen. I was wrong. I do not generally like to … More The hot attorney was all talk and no fire.
The police detective manipulated a victim into making an false identification. She manipulated my son into making a false confession. He is emotionally hindered. He is easily manipulated especially by a pretty woman. She had him come to the police station on the pretense that she was going to give him back his property. It was a trap. … More One Detective with 6 fingers in the pie – Part 3
I thought that the police detective was trying to get justice for my son. She didn’t care that he was robbed. She didn’t care that he was hit in the head. She didn’t care that his possessions were stolen. My son was naïve to the law. He had never been in trouble. He actually thought that he … More One Detective with 6 fingers in the pie – Part 2