Moore dismisses attorney in drug overdose court case – WIZM 92.3FM 1410AM

A La Crosse man arrested for a 2021 drug overdose death gets permission to find another lawyer.

Bernard Moore Junior is accused of giving drugs to a female neighbor in October of last year. The woman later died from an overdose of fentanyl and meth.

Moore

At a court hearing on Thursday, Moore said he was dismissing his attorney for not helping him, and for violating his constitutional rights to a fair trial.

Judge Todd Bjerke suggested that Moore might want to keep his attorney, because an evidence hearing hasn’t been held yet, but Moore said he wants a new lawyer. A local police officer was about to give testimony at the hearing when Moore made his objection.

The next hearing is set for December 14th.

Source: https://news.google.com/__i/rss/rd/articles/CBMiWWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lndpem1uZXdzLmNvbS8yMDIyLzExLzE3L21vb3JlLWRpc21pc3Nlcy1hdHRvcm5leS1pbi1kcnVnLW92ZXJkb3NlLWNvdXJ0LWNhc2Uv0gFdaHR0cHM6Ly93d3cud2l6bW5ld3MuY29tLzIwMjIvMTEvMTcvbW9vcmUtZGlzbWlzc2VzLWF0dG9ybmV5LWluLWRydWctb3ZlcmRvc2UtY291cnQtY2FzZS9hbXAv?oc=5

Comments are closed.