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Federal Court Reverses Drug Convictions -Prosecutorial Misconduct

The Court’s Ruling On February 3d, 2017, the First Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston reversed felony drug convictions for conspiracy to smuggle cocaine from Puerto Rico to the continental United States, because of the prosecutor’s improp… Read More
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NH Supreme Court oral argument coverage

Last week, Richard Guerriero was before the New Hampshire Supreme Court, presenting oral argument in an appeal from a jury’s guilty verdicts of reckless second degree murder, assault by prisoner and falsifying physical evidence. You can click t… Read More
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NHSCt Affirms Creative Weapon for War on Drugs

Felony Drug Conviction for Landlord of Drug Dealer Can a homeowner be convicted of a drug felony, for allowing a tenant to sell drugs on the property, where the homeowner never possessed drugs, had no control over the drugs, and had no involvement in… Read More
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First Circuit Orders Sentence Reduction

Court Orders Sentence Reduction underAmendment 782 Effective November 1, 2014, Amendment 782 to the United States Sentencing Guidelines, the so-called “Drugs Minus Two Amendment” reduced the guidelines for all federal drug offenses by two… Read More
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First Circuit Affirms Drug Convictions

Boston Court Issues Published Decision in Case Handled by Lothstein Guerriero, PLLC On November, 4, 2015, the First Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston issued a published decision in an appeal handled by Ted Lothstein, United States v. Sean Brown, No.… Read More
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When to Bring an Ineffective Assistance of Counsel Claim

Can an ineffective assistance of counsel claim be brought on direct appeal? Last week, the First Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a conviction on “direct appeal”, because the defendant’s criminal defense attorney provided “… Read More
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2015 Appellate Advocacy CLE - a Success!

Yesterday, April 8, 2015, Ted Lothstein and fellow appeals lawyer Doreen F. Connor of the Manchester, NH law firm Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer, PC served as co-chairs for the Appellate Advocacy CLE (Continuing Legal Education seminar) present… Read More
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Appellate Advocacy CLE - SOLD OUT

Tomorrow, Ted Lothstein and fellow appeals lawyer Doreen F. Connor of the Manchester, NH law firm Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer, PC will co-chair an Appellate Advocacy CLE presented by the NH Bar Association’s CLE Committee. We are pleas… Read More
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Ted Lothstein in NH Bar News

The January issue of the New Hampshire Bar News, the monthly newspaper published by the New Hampshire Bar Association and distributed to all lawyers in New Hampshire, featured an article authored by Ted Lothstein entitled “Landmark Decision Alt… Read More
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New Doctrine Leads to Victory on Appeal

Today, we won a partial victory in an appeal in the New Hampshire Supreme Court. I handled an appeal where the jury had found the defendant Charles Glenn guilty of second degree murder, and five additional felony charges: Criminal Threatening, Attemp… Read More
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