Date Posted: June 19, 2009 by shiklaw
Sample Penal Code section 995 Motion in a Terrorist Threats Case
Motion to dismiss in a criminal case because there was insufficient evidence at the preliminary hearing to hold the defendant for trial on Terrorist Threats and Possession of a Weapon, i.e. a dagger.
This motion has extensive legal analysis about sustained fear, required for Terrorist Threats. Additionally, it has authority about what constitutes a dagger, and how criminal statutes should be construed narrowly.