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Appeal/Post Conviction Relief Victories

Appeal/Post Conviction Relief Victories


“Victories” Definition: DM Cantor defines a “Victory” as a Complete Acquittal at Jury/Bench Trial; cases Dismissed after they were set for Jury/Bench Trial; cases Dismissed prior to being set for Jury/Bench Trial; Pre-Charge/Pre-Indictment cases where DM Cantor Prevented Charges from being filed; a Partial Acquittal at Jury/Bench Trial; cases in which Charges were Substantially Reduced; and cases where Prison/Jail exposure or Civil Repercussions were Substantially Reduced.
Disclaimer – Results depend upon factors unique to each case and that results in one case do not predict similar results in others.

Dismissal of Allegation of Dangerousness Upheld on Appeal | Animal Cruelty – State v. Mr. H.

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2017-100746); ARIZONA COURT OF APPEALS (CASE NO. 1 CA-SA 17-0186) (DMC NO. 15098)

Special Action Granted and Sentence Modified ($8,000 in Fines and Fees Returned After Conviction Overturned) | Felony Endangerment – State v. Mr. R.

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2011-117131) AND ARIZONA COURT OF APPEALS (CASE NO. 1 CA-SA 18-0120) (DMC NO. 15318)

Special Action Granted Allowing the Filing of a Petition for Review | Felony Attempted Sexual Conduct with a Minor (Dangerous Crimes Against Children) and Felony Sexual Exploitation of a Minor – State v. Mr. B.

DIVISION 2, ARIZONA COURT OF APPEALS (CASE NO. 2CA-CR 2017-0324-PR)

Conviction Reversed R. (Rule 32) (10.5 Year Prison Sentence) Later Reduced to Disorderly Conduct with Time Served & Immediate Release from Prison | Felony Aggravated Assault Dangerous (with Gun) on Police Officer

State v. Mr. C (DMC No. 11625)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2009-131155)

Conviction Reversed PCR (Rule 32) (35 Year Prison Sentence) with Immediate Release from Prison | Felony Armed Robbery Dangerous

State v. Mr. S (DMC No. 1157)

PIMA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR0143582)

Conviction Reversed PCR (Rule 32) Later Reduced to Class 6 Open/ Misdemeanor with Zero Days in Jail | Class 3 Felony Theft ($20,000)

State v. Mr. B (DMC No. 11873)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2010-135297)

Conviction Reversed PCR (Rule 32) (13 Year Prison Sentence) with Immediate Release from Prison | Felony Sexual Conduct with a Minor (DCAC)

State v. Mr. C (DMC No. 9441)

PIMA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2007-002716)

Conviction Reversed R. (Rule 32) (10 Year Prison Sentence) | Felony Second Degree Murder Dangerous (with Gun)

State v. Ms. G (DMC No. 9275)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2006-048688)

Conviction Reversed R. (Rule 32) (5 Year Prison Sentence) Later Reduced to 1 Year, 8 Months Time Served & Immediate Release | Felony Vehicular Aggravated Assault

State v. Mr. N (DMC No. 504)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. 94-08459)

Record Corrected to Reflect Dismissal of All Charges | Felony Child Abuse

State v. Mr. and Ms. S (DMC No. 8279 and, 8280)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2002-094047)

Conviction Reversed | DUI Drugs (Inactive Marijuana Metabolite)

State v. Harris (Shilgevorkyan) (DMC No.11981)

ARIZONA SUPREME COURT (CASE NO. CV-13-0056-PR) ARCADIA BILTMORE JUSTICE COURT (CASE NO. TR2011-10043)

Convictions Reversed, Case Dismissed with Prejudice & Arrest Record Cleared | Felony Attempted Child Prostitution

State v. Mr. M (DMC No. 10310)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2010-135505)

Conviction Reversed | Extreme DWI (.190), DUI & DWI

State v. Ms. B (DMC No. 5214)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO: LC 2000-000602)

Conviction Reversed on Appeal | Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

State v. Mr. N (DMC No. 13283)

ARIZONA COURT OF APPEALS (CASE NO. 2 CA-CR 2014-0420; 2 CA-CV2015-0102)

Conviction Reversed | Felony Theft

State v. Mr. B (DMC No. 12190)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2010-135297)

Special Action Granted | Determination of Defendants Indigency Required Appointment of Free Attorney | Aggravated DUI

State v. Mr. B (DMC No. 11499)

ARIZONA COURT OF APPEALS NO.1 CA-SA 13-0179

Conviction Reversed Due to Denial of Right to Counsel Issue | Super Extreme DWI (.215 BAC), Extreme DWI, DUI & DWI

State v. Mr. N (DMC No. 9618)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. LC2009-000676)

Dismissal Confirmed at Appeal due to No Reasonable Suspicion to Stop Issue | DUI & DWI (.092 BAC)

State v. Mr. I (DMC No. 9434)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. LC2008-139281)

Conviction Reversed | Disorderly Conduct

State v. Ms. K (DMC No.)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2006-006624)

Reversed on Appeal | DCS / CPS Child Neglect Finding

State v. Mr. R (DMC No. 10410)

DES ADMINISTRATIVE HEARING (CASE NO. 12C-616934-CPS)

Granted | Notation of Cleared Person on the Record (Re: Felony Possession of Dangerous Drugs and DUI Drugs)

State v. Ms. S (DMC No. 12505)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2011-106286)

Reversed on Appeal | School Expulsion per Title 9

State v. Mr. M (DMC No. 8195)

MOTORCYCLE MECHANIC INSTITUTE (CONFIDENTIAL INTERNAL DOCKET NUMBER)

Reversed on Appeal | Denial of Fingerprint Clearance Card

State v. Ms. A (DMC No. 9335)

ARIZONA BOARD OF FINGERPRINTING (CASE NO. 1518335A)

Conviction Reversed PCR (Rule 32) (15 Year Prison Sentence) | Felony Aggravated Assault (Dangerous) Resulting in Blindness in Eye

State v. Mr. C (DMC No. 7772)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2004-018577)

Conviction Reversed | Assault

State v. Ms. K (DMC No. 11328)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. L2010-147459)

Conviction Reversed PCR (Rule 32) (7 Year Prison Sentence) and New Plea Offer Given with Less Prison Time | Felony Manslaughter (with gun) and (3 Counts) Felony Endangerment (Dangerous)

State v. Mr. M (DMC No. 11460)

YUMA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. S1400CR2009-00194)

Reversed on Appeal | Denial of Business License

State v. Mr. C (DMC No. 8893) – Trespass Appeal

LICENSE APPEAL BOARD OF THE CITY OF PHOENIX ALARM BUSINESS LICENSE (NO. 1210

Conviction Reversed | Felony Aggravated DUI

State v. Mr. H (DMC No. 5786)

MARICOPA COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT (CASE NO. CR2002-099835)

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