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Attorney Stone Held in Contempt of Court

by | Jun 27, 2016 | Criminal Defense

At Eyer Stone, LTD, our Bucyrus criminal defense lawyers have such a strong dedication to protecting the rights of our clients that we are prepared to put our own reputations and freedoms on the line in their defense. Our very own Attorney Adam Stone was recently held in contempt of court by Judge Sean E. Leuthold of Crawford County Common Pleas Court for violating a gag order in in the high-profile Galion murder case of State of Ohio v. Fred and Marla Saunders after comments of his maintaining his clients’ innocence were published in a recent edition Richland Source.

Upon being informed of the court’s desire to hold a contempt hearing, Attorney Stone waived his right to a full hearing, defense, and right to call witnesses on his own behalf. The courts proceeded to a hearing, at which time he admitted to the violation and took full responsibility for the comments that were made. As a result, Attorney Stone was fined $250.00 and all litigants were warned not to make further statements regarding the case.

Attorney Stone believes this is no more than a minor speed bump in the ongoing defense of his clients and maintains his commitment to doing everything within his power in pursuit of justice on their behalf.

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