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PostPosted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 2:31 pm 
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Disbarment on the horizon :77

Hopefully!!!!


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PostPosted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 4:04 pm 
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Good to see you see_eye :69 Mosby getting disbarred would be a real black eye to the BLiesM movement.

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PostPosted: Fri May 05, 2017 7:45 pm 
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This is a long article and there's more content of each side's brief. Mosby is claiming immunity from civil suits. I see her atty, an Assistant AG is throwing in the "bright-line rule". The officers' lawyers were successful in the trials, hoping the same will happen in this case.

Federal appeals court puts lawsuit against Marilyn Mosby on hold
By Justin Fenton | Baltimore Sun | May 5, 2017, 6:27PM ET


A federal appellate court has put on hold a lawsuit against Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby brought by five of the officers charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray, pending the outcome of her appeal of the case.

The officers sued Mosby in April 2016 for malicious prosecution, and a federal district judge had ordered that discovery and depositions should go forward as Mosby appealed the suit.

On Friday the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ordered a stay of the district court proceedings until Mosby's appeal has been decided.

Mosby, who is being represented by the Maryland attorney general's Office, is arguing that as a prosecutor she has immunity from civil claims. Her attorneys said she has a "strong likelihood of success on appeal" and shouldn't have to go through the discovery process.

"The public ... has a substantial interest in having Ms. Mosby's immunity assertions resolved as efficiently, expeditiously, and fairly as possible, which is served by her unfettered presentation of those defenses to the appellate court," Assistant Attorney General Karl A. Pothier wrote in a March motion.
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Garbis said Mosby does not enjoy immunity in the case because her office acted as independent investigators and not simply prosecutors.

Mosby's opening brief to the appellate court judges is due June 13, with a response from the officers' attorneys due July 13. The court said a reply to that response could be filed 14 days after the response brief is submitted.

Pothier wrote that while Mosby said at a May 1, 2015, news conference that her office had conducted an independent investigation, the officers' claims relate to her evaluation of evidence and not any investigative work.

More at link: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryla ... story.html


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