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BKLW Files Amicus Brief on Behalf of Innocent Man Held in Pretrial Detention for Four Years

Thu 16th Feb 2023, Blog

Working with Law Enforcement Action Partnership (LEAP), Bienert Katzman Littrell Williams LLP filed earlier this month an amicus brief to the Ninth Circuit on behalf of Roger Wayne Parker, who was wrongly held in detention for four years even after prosecutors received evidence clearing him of wrongdoing.  The Ninth Circuit will hear oral arguments on May 8, 2023 in Pasadena, Calif.  For nearly four years, prosecutors in Riverside County knowingly kept Mr. Parker incarcerated even …