Secured reversal of court-martial conviction for Air Force Staff Sergeant convicted of rape
Mr. Cassara secured reversal of court-martial conviction for Air Force Staff Sergeant convicted of rape. Airman was charged with rape. After being convicted at court-martial, he knew he needed an experienced court martial appeal attorney and retained Mr. Cassara to handle his court martial appeal. Mr. Cassara succeeded in getting the conviction overturned after learning that the government had failed to reveal exculpatory evidence of a conversation the alleged victim had with another airman several months after the incident. Decision allows the airman to return to active duty and to have his name removed from the sex offender registry.
- United States v. Winningham (Air Force Court Criminal Appeals, Jul 2006) (PDF)
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