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Attorney Joanne M. Stella has extensive courtroom experience. In the last 5 years alone she has tried and won 50 cases! That's 50 cases with a not guilty or dismissed verdict. She has represented over 9,000 UNH students and litigated thousands of cases in her vast 25 years’ experience.
The University of New Hampshire has their own police force of about 30 patrol officers. The town of Durham has over 20 officers plus additional parking enforcement and administrative staff. At any given time, especially weekend evenings, there are also NH State Police Troopers and Liquor Law Enforcement Officers on patrol in the town of Durham as well. Busy weekends, like Homecoming or Cinco, will see additional officers brought in from other towns.
Just about everyone has a phone equipped with a camera and the ability to video and audio record. That happened fast. A mere 5 to 10 years ago it was more a novelty and although some people had that capability, not nearly everyone did. (Hand held camcorders were certainly around, but not in your pocket and ready to go at a moment’s notice.) With this drastic change came a major change in the law.
We are so used to seeing video clips on the internet of police officer’s chasing,...