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Assault Causing Injury Dismissed

Page County, Iowa — A Clark and Sears Law client’s assault causing bodily injury charges were dismissed.  The client was accused of punching someone in the face and breaking their nose. Attorney Katherine Sears raised the issue of self-defense and brought attention to evidence that the alleged “victim” was the aggressor.  The State agreed to…

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Evidence Suppressed, Case Dismissed

Carroll County, Iowa — A Clark and Sears Law client was accused of Possession of a Controlled Substance (Marijuana) after police arrested the driver of a vehicle and searched the car over the client’s objection.  Attorney Katherine Sears argued that the search had been illegal and violated the client’s Fourth Amendment rights.  The judge agreed…