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Threepeat in York County: Tim Gets 3 Cases in York County Courts Filed

Posted by Tim Zerillo | Dec 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Its been a busy last week or so in York County Courts.  We had 3 consecutive cases filed in York County Courts.  These Courts include the District Courts in York, Biddeford and the Superior Court in Alfred.  The 3 cases involved various charges, including: Assault, Criminal Threatening, Theft and Refusing to Submit to Arrest or Detention.  

A "filing"  is a legal procedure discussed in Rule 11B of the Maine Rules of Unified Criminal Procedure.  Essentially, a filing is simply a delayed dismissal.  If the defendants in these cases do not commit new criminal conduct within the filing period - usually a year - the cases are automatically dismissed.  Unlike a deferred disposition, a filing does not require that the defendant enter a plea.  Rather, the cases are simply dismissed after the filing period elapses.

Congratulations to our clients on these results.

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Tim Zerillo

Tim Zerillo is a Maine civil and criminal trial attorney. He been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers “Top 100” attorneys. He has been elected to “New England Super Lawyers” every year since 2010. Attorney Zerillo's practice focuses primarily on criminal defense and civil litigation for plaintiffs and victims. Attorney Zerillo's career has reflected a strong commitment to represent the injured and the accused.


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