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Case Number: 4:18-cr-00975-CDP
Judge: Catherine D. Perry
Court: United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri (St. Louis County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States District Attorney’s Office
Description: St. Louis, Missouri obstruction of justice criminal defense lawyers represented Steven Korte and Christopher Myers, who were charged with: DEPRIVATION OF CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS and CONSPIRACY TO OBSTRUCT JUSTICE, for beating an undercover officer in 2017.
Outcome: Jurors acquitted Officer Steven Korte and former Officer Christopher Myers on a charge of deprivation of civil rights under color of law for the beating of detective Luther Hall, but were unable to reach a decision on that charge against former officer Dustin Boone. Jurors were also unable to reach a verdict for a charge of destruction of property against Myers, accused of destroying Hall’s cellphone.