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A federal prosecutor in Manhattan, Preet Bharara, (photo) said on Thursday he would move to dismiss charges against Steinberg.
Many times, victory is achieved by intervening to reduce or dismiss charges early in the process.
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.
At a hearing on Tuesday, Colonel Denise Lind, the military judge, however, refused to dismiss charges against him.
WASHINGTON, Aug 28 (KUNA) -- The United State on Tuesday said it supports the decision by the family of slain peace activist Rachel Corrie to appeal an Israeli court's decision to dismiss charges against the state of Israel for wrongdoing.
Unless there is a postponement, two main options remain for Tuesday s hearing: prosecutors telling the judge they plan to go ahead with the case, or prosecutors moving to dismiss charges.
Prosecutors will move to dismiss charges against former IMF-chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn when he returns to court on July 18, a source told The International Business Times Friday.