Pinales Stachler is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as a Best Law Firm the Metropolitan Cincinnati area for 2014 by U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers® for its… read more →
Pinales Stachler attorneys, Martin Pinales and Candace Crouse, are pleased to report that after years of litigation, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit agreed that the 2010 trial of their client, Russell Cletus Maricle, and seven co-defendants, was so fraught with error that it rendered their trial fundamentally unfair.
The phrase “Taking the Fifth” has received a lot of attention lately in light of IRS official Lois Lerner’s high-profile refusal to testify before Congress on May 21. Senator John Thune (R., S.D.) stated that Lerner’s decision to take the Fifth “would suggest there’s an admission of guilt right there.”