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Amid the government pressure, the co-prosecutors' office has been split along national lines, with Koumjian pushing to go forward with the trial and his Cambodian counterpart Chea Leang moving to dismiss charges.
Janet Lim-Napoles has asked the Sandiganbayan to dismiss charges linking her to Sen.
During the trial, the prosecutor Dany Zeeny waved a motion to dismiss charges against two Syrian refugees, since they were under age, and as they were victims of human trafficking by terrorist groups in their journey from Syria to Lebanon.
Writing for a three-judge appeals panel, Judge Sri Srinivasan said it's clearly the job of prosecutors to make the decisions about whether to bring charges, whom to prosecute, which charges to bring and whether to dismiss charges after they are filed.
Allows a judge to dismiss charges against a juvenile upon a juvenile's successful completion of the program.
A federal prosecutor in Manhattan, Preet Bharara, (photo) said on Thursday he would move to dismiss charges against Steinberg.
The motion to dismiss charges against Bean does not affect Lawson's case.
Bishop Mark Webb's May 26 decision to dismiss charges against the Rev.
Earlier this month, Sudan's justice minister, Mohamed Bushara Dousa, refused to dismiss charges filed against Abu Issa and Mandi and referred their case to the relevant court.
FALL RIVER -- A judge has rejected a motion to dismiss charges against Aaron Hernandez stemming from the 2013 slaying of a Boston man whose body was found near Hernandez's home.
The court took Encana's plea under advisement and agreed to dismiss charges against the driller if it fulfilled terms of its civil settlement over the next 11 months, Encana spokesman Jay Averill said in an emailed statement.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Russia's Supreme Court has refused to consider appeals to dismiss charges against jailed former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his business partner Platon Lebedev, according to a statement posted on the pair's official website.