KOAT Legal Analyst John Day explains probable cause

By | Criminal Defense, Legal Analyst

August 17, 2015 KOAT Santa Fe criminal defense attorney  and KOAT TV’s legal analyst John Day speaks to KOAT TV’s Doug Fernandez about the James Boyd case.  Day explains the terms “probable cause” verses “beyond a reasonable doubt”.  In New Mexico, the law states a police officer can commit justifiable homicide if he acting as a reasonable officer.  The judge…

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Taos Prosecutors back off trafficking allegations

By | Criminal Defense, Uncategorized

July 25, 2015 The Taos News Taos Prosecutors are backing off their drug trafficking allegations against Ismael and Angela Adame of In and Out Plumbing, and are now pursuing a lesser offense of money laundering and tax evasion. “The facts do not as a matter of law come within the definition of money laundering,” lawyer Todd Coberly stated in court Monday,…

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Defense attorney John Day respectfully disagrees with judge’s decision

By | Criminal Defense, In The Media

April 24, 2015 Albuquerque Journal A Las Cruces judge denied the release of slain Santa Fe officer Jeremy Martin’s personal records.  Tai Chan’s defense attorney John Day responded by stating, “We respectfully disagree with Judge Macias’ opinion.” “There’s a reason why Santa Fe County has spent thousands of dollars in lawyers’ fees to keep these files secret, and we want…

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