Dismissal of criminal indictment against medical clinic
People v. Stephanos: David obtained dismissal of charges of Enterprise Corruption and other significant crimes in a high profile Indictment against a medical clinic and its principals related to interstate commerce of controlled substances which became the subject of the 2007 Mitchell Report regarding steroid use in Major League Baseball.
Practice area(s): Criminal Defense
Court: Albany, NY Supreme Court
As Executive Director of Empire State NORML and President of the New York City Cannabis Industry Association, David has been a leading advocate in the cannabis space for over 20 years. He has represented clients in marijuana related proceedings everywhere from traffic court to the United States Supreme Court, and he helped obtain clemency for five elderly prisoners servicing life without parole for marijuana. David also handles complex civil and criminal litigation in other areas including employment, First Amendment, and business.