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Criminal – Deferred Disposition – Officer Assault (access required)

A trial court does not have inherent authority to dismiss criminal charges on grounds other than the legal or factual merits, when such a dismissal is not authorized by statute, and the Court of Appeals affirms a trial court decision declining to exercise such authority to defer disposition of defendant’s charge of assault on an ...