Jury Recommends 10 Years Probation in Baby Death

Posted on 18. Jul, 2017 by in Blog

February 2017 – A Bexar County jury found Marquita Johnson, 33, and her husband Qwalion Busby, 36, guilty of injury to a child by omission and recommended 10 years of probation. The couple’s 7 month-old son had passed away after his ear infection turned into sepsis, which medical experts testified was the cause of death.    However […]

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“Incompetent Criminal” is Sentenced

Posted on 18. Jul, 2017 by in Blog

December 2016 – James Joseph Taylor, Jr. had been described by a judge, as well as the press, as the “incompetent criminal.” Charged with two federal counts of illegal possession of a Postal Service key, each punishable by up to 10 years in prison, and three counts of possession of stolen mail, each count carrying […]

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Federal Money Laundering Conspiracy

Posted on 18. Jul, 2017 by in Blog

January 2017 – Attorney Demetrio Duarte, Jr. represented Raymundo “Mundito” Villarreal, Jr. in federal court in San Antonio, Texas. A former resident of Mission, Villarreal had been charged with one count of money laundering conspiracy and one count of conspiring to structure transactions to evade reporting requirements.    Prosecutors claimed members of the Villarreal family worked […]

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Corpus Christi Caller Times – Barratry Case

Posted on 06. May, 2016 by in Blog

Click here for the news article by the Corpus Christi Caller Times regarding the barratry case victory. 

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Barratry Case Victory – The National Trial Lawyers

Posted on 06. May, 2016 by in Blog

Thank you to The National Trial Lawyers for their article on the recent barratry case victory by attorney Demetrio Duarte, Jr of Duarte & Associates, P.C. After two years of zealously fighting for his client, attorney Demetrio Duarte, Jr. appeared in court ready for trial to ensure justice for his client. Instead Duarte was provided […]

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