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Date: 03-30-2021

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United States of America v. Steven Korte and Christopher Myers

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

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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.

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