Slain deputy records decision delayed two weeks | New Mexico News – KOAT Home

By | Criminal Defense, Uncategorized

March 18, 2015 KOAT In Las Cruces the judge delayed his decision to force the release of officer Jeremy Martin’s personal records including mental health, medical and performance records.  Tai Chan defense attorney John Day and the Santa Fe Sheriff’s Office have two more weeks to make their arguments.  The judge is expected to make his decision on April 2. Read more…

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Lab finds powder on slain deputy not illegal drug, but defense `skeptical’ | Albuquerque Journal News

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March 18, 2015 Albuquerque Journal “Frankly, I’m skeptical given how the evidence has been treated in this case,” said defense attorney John Day.  The white powdery substance found on officer Jeremy Martin tested positive for aspirin but Tai Chan’s attorney wants to do more testing on the drug. Read more via Albuquerque Journal

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Attorney John Day states Tai Chan acted in self defense

By | Criminal Defense, In The Media

March 9, 2015 KOAT Breaking news in the Tai Chan criminal case.  Chan’s attorney John Day speaks to KOAT about Jeremy Miller’s autopsy report.  Findings state there were bruises and skin under Miller’s fingernails suggesting the officers were in a physical altercation before gunshots were fired.  Criminal defense attorney John Day said Chan acted in self defense. Read more via…

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Santa Fe deputy Jeremy Martin was “violent” claims defense

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March 9, 2015 Albuquerque Journal Defense attorneys for Tai Chan have requested the medical, physical, behavioral and personal records of Santa Fe deputy Jeremy Martin.  Attorney John Day’s defense arguments state Jeremy Martin displayed “violent and aggressive behavior on the night of his death.”  With the release of Jeremy Martin’s records, Day said, “would likely reveal, among other things, Martin’s…

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“White Powdery Substance” found in Jeremy Martin wallet

By | Criminal Defense, In The Media

Albuquerque Journal January 27, 2015 An untested “white powdery substance” in a folded paper bindle was found inside the wallet of slain Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeremy Martin, says a court motion filed by Tai Chan attorney John Day.  Tai Chan is a Santa Fe ex-deputy accused of shooting Jeremy Martin to death in Las Cruces, New Mexico read…

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