CALL 205.538.3340

The Law Office of J.D. Lloyd Logo

AfterTheTrial.com... Because There’s Hope After the Trial

BLOG

After The Trial Blog

The After The Trial blog presents insights on ongoing and recent trials around the state of Alabama, including weekly criminal law round-ups.

Alabama Criminal Law Round-Up April 17th

J.D. Lloyd - Monday, April 17, 2017

 


Here are a few of the criminal law stories that occurred around the state of Alabama this past week:

 

 

- An Easter week carnival turned violent Saturday night after an argument amongst a group of teenagers led to one male pulling out a gun and shooting six attendees of the Cathedral of the Cross event in Center Point, including a pregnant woman. Though two of the victims were rushed to a nearby hospital, none of the reported injuries were life-threatening. The Jefferson County Sheriff's office is currently searching for the suspect. The community is grateful that the situation was not worse, considering the 900-person crowd in attendance that evening. 

 

- A Florence couple, Daniel and Jenise Spurgeon, face nearly 700 charges of sexual and physical abuse related to the children they fostered between September 2008 and July 2015, the month the family moved to Florida. An adult daughter reported to police that Daniel Spurgeon threatened the lives of the children if they ever reported him to anyone, which allowed the abuse to go on for several years. The incident finally came to light in the summer of 2016 when the Cape Coral police picked up two of the daughters, aged 13 and 16, at a local KFC restaurant. The 13-year-old was allegedly forced into severe intoxication by Daniel Spurgeon and was soon rushed to the hospital after emergency personnel arrived on the scene. Jenise Spurgeon is currently being held without bail at the Lauderdale County Detention Center. Daniel Spurgeon is being held in a Florida jail, though Florence authorities are trying to extradite him to Alabama.

 

 

- After being evicted from his home by the Calhoun County Sheriff's Office the morning of April 10th, local man Larry Macon Moore Jr. returned to the property later that day, attempted to remove items from the residence and then allegedly set the house on fire. Police later pulled Moore over. After officers learned of the fire from the owner of the property, the suspect was charged with second-degree arson. The man in the car with Moore was arrested on three counts of failure to appear in court on traffic violations.

 

 

 

If you or someone you know has been convicted of wrongful criminal charges, there is hope after the trial. Contact us today by clicking HERE.


 

Alabama Criminal Law Round-Up March 11th

J.D. Lloyd - Friday, March 11, 2016


Here are a few of the criminal law stories that occurred around the state of Alabama this past week:

 

 

 

If you or someone you know has been convicted of wrongful criminal charges, there is hope after the trial. Contact us today by clicking HERE.



 


Recent Posts


Tags

mount olive alabama brendan dassey, steve avery, making a murderer, scotus, netflix pell city alabama judicial override kimberly alabama dora alabama public assistance fraud eleventh circuit ruling pruitt v state Alabaster alabama drug possession, implied consent New York Times alabama supreme court springville alabama cullman alabama Jefferson County Alabama sexual assault § 13A-3-23 constitutional law, anniston alabama, birchfield v north dakota mccalla alabama pelham alabama the mannequin challenge Kay Ivey Etowah County Alabama, morris alabama attempted murder south carolina parole SCOTUS, ring v arizona capital punishment calhoun county alabama nathan woods economic growth moving violations court of criminal appeals strickland v washington scotus fraudulent checks homicide theft of property street racing constitutional violations Sardis Alabama heritage christian university pinson alabama dothan alabama abduction towles v state aziz sayyed tuscaloosa alabama oneonta alabama debit card skimming scams alabama capital offenses endangerment of a child dekalb county alabama criminal justice reform, alfonso morris lethal injection drugs bernard v north dakota arson Eutaw Alabama concealed carry robberies death penalty forced isolation john earle redfearn IV v state death penalty, § 13A-3-23(d) immunity hearing shooting Ingmire v State ake v oklahoma eighth amendment, hanceville alabama adger alabama OJ Simpson theft drug trafficking, Dylann Roof brady v maryland fourth amendment mountain brook alabama breaking and entering illegal gun carry bessemer alabama shelby county adnan syed, alabama law enforcement agency hoax destructive devices nicholas hawkins fultondale alabama illegal gambling madison alabama jerry bohannon apprendi v new jersey limestone county alabama terell corey mcmullin campbell v state baltimore city circuit court Neil Gorsuch warrior alabama ferguson missouri Kareem Dacar Gaymon Fentanyl criminal justice Thomas Hardiman operation bullseye bomb threat fraud warrantless blood draws moore v texas boaz alabama st clair county alabama beylund v north dakota identity theft maryland court of special appeals sentencing law and policy blog summaries Benn v State murder narcotics investigation cherokee county alabama greene county alabama department of justice eric sterling gun control Wesley Adam Whitworth home repair fraud mcwilliams v dunn lauderdale county alabama brendan dassey drug crimes Alonzo Ephraim Woods v State asia mcclain birmingham alabama talladega superspeedway fort payne alabama edwards v arizona negligent homicide editorial Hillary Clinton, drug activity tarrant alabama trussville alabama texas shoplifting Glaze v State Samuel Alito montgomery alabama russell calhoun OJ Simpson Made in America morgan county alabama legende v state abuse court of criminal appeal releases christmas shooting court systems, foley alabama hurst mandamus underage drinking benjamin todd acton hoover alabama alabama criminal law roundup florence alabama bailey v us armed robbery Donald Trump, peyton pruitt banville v state homicide rate Rule 32 heflin alabama mike gilotti marion county gadsden alabama christian guitierez car accident rainbow city alabama social media lethal injection lamar county ex parte briseno Joshua Reese Marengo County Alabama albertville alabama habeas corpus relief hall v florida road rage Shonda Walker, unlawful manufacturing Justice Sotomayor making a murderer William Pryor fake kidnapping, clarence thomas npr blount county alabama baldwin county alabama kenneth eugene billups Guy Terrell Junior abandonment Adamsville alabama state of arizona drug busts Tracie Todd drug smuggling blountsville alabama decatur alabama self defense betton v state sixth amendment netflix brookside alabama midazolam kidnapping keith v state 28 U.S.C. § 2254 steve avery stanley brent chapman CCA update gun rights avondale alabama operation crackdown mulga alabama brian fredick lucas domestic violence utah v strieff burglary huntsville church robberies minor offenses serial fairfield alabama, US Supreme Court Update levins v state second amendment mobile alabama smith v state West Alabama shooting death debtor prison criminal mischief eugene lee jones v state state of alabama Xavier Beasley LWOP sheffield v state hurst v florida domestic abuse assault Malone v State crime of passion Pleasant Grove Alabama executions Tommy Arthur Mike Hubbard huntsville alabama department of justice, Walker County Alabama utah supreme court sarah koenig stoves v state prostitution sting Stephen Breyer battles v state capital murder embezzlement Easter aiding and abetting drug seizure Gardendale Alabama felony assaults animal cruelty 2016 election, Lucky D Arcade Briarwood Presbyterian Church

Archive

DISCLAIMER

These recoveries and testimonials are not an indication of future results. Every case is different, and regardless of what friends, family, or other individuals may say about what a case is worth, each case must be evaluated on its own facts and circumstances as they apply to the law. The valuation of a case depends on the facts, the injuries, the jurisdiction, the venue, the witnesses, the parties, and the testimony, among  other factors. Furthermore, no representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.

Get Free Legal Advice  Contact us for a complimentary legal consultation

I am interested in scheduling a free legal consultation and receiving additional information.

Submitting Form...

The server encountered an error.

Thank you, your  entry has been  received.

© 2017 The Law Office of J.D. Lloyd, LLC. All Rights Reserved. |

 

As required by Rule 7.2(e), Alabama Rules of Professional Conduct, no representation is made that the quality of the legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal services performed by other lawyers.