Harris is Asked to be Lead Counsel on a Capital Case
The Venue: United States District Court, Northern District of California
The Case: While serving on the United States District Court distinguished Defense Attorneys Panel, the Executive Director recently appointed Harris to be Lead Counsel on an potential death penalty case. Harris's first mission is to defend the death penalty charge preventing his client from being in the most extreme jeopardy.
Harris has been actively attempting to convince the government not to seek death against his client. Harris was among the first panel of lawyers to argue this matter before a judicial panel in Washington D.C. Discussions continue and no trial date is set. Stay tuned!