Burnett v Hall
After obtaining an acquittal in Mr. Burnett's criminal case, Mr. Hamilton filed a civil suit for malicious prosecution & False Arrest against the "witness" who made the false allegations to the police that resulted in Mr. Burnett's arrest, imprisonment, & prosecution. After the civil trial, the judge awarded Mr. Burnett $144,462.00 in damages which brought to a close any question regarding Jason's innocence.
Practice area(s): Civil Law
Court: Shasta County Superior Court