NEWPORT BEACH (CBSLA) вЂ“ The case against a Newport Beach doctor along with his gf вЂ” both accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women that are several will now be prosecuted by the Ca Attorney GeneralвЂ™s workplace following the Orange County region lawyer had been dismissed through the situation by a judge.
FILE вЂ” Grant William Robicheaux and Cerissa Laura Riley going into the Harbor Justice Center in Newport Beach, Calif. (CBSLA)
Orange County Superior Court Judge Gregory Jones on Thursday eliminated any office of O.C. District Attorney Todd Spitzer through the instance against 39-year-old Dr. give Robicheaux and Cerissa Laura that is 32-year-old Riley.
Jones planned a hearing for Aug. 27 to go over moving the full situation to your Attorney GeneralвЂ™s workplace.
This uses a shocking and move that is controversial in February by which Spitzer announced that their workplace would request that costs against Robicheaux and Riley be dismissed after overview of the outcome discovered too little proof and a mishandling of this situation because of the past DA.
But, after considering SpitzerвЂ™s request, Judge Jones announced in June he wouldn’t normally dismiss the fees.
right straight straight Back, Robicheaux and Riley had been faced with 17 counts each, including rape by usage of medications, dental copulation by anesthesia, attack with intent to commit intimate offense and control of a managed substance obtainable.
During the time, then-DA Tony Rackauckas said that Robicheaux and Riley would fulfill their victims at neighborhood pubs and restaurants, medication them and then just take them house and intimately assault them. Rackauckas stated detectives had about 1,000 among these videos regarding the suspectsвЂ™ phones.
Nevertheless, on Feb. 4, Spitzer held a news seminar by which he stated after he took office, and their review found no evidence of unconscious women being assaulted that he had assigned new prosecutors to the case. (mais…)