July 2, 2022

Gainesville lawyer accused of sexually assaulting St. Johns County baby is disbarred

A 69-12 months-outdated Gainesville person who was arrested in St. Johns County previous 12 months on fees of the sexual assault of a man or woman beneath 12 has been forever disbarred by the Point out of Florida.

Michael Jay Meadors, a loved ones legislation legal professional, was booked into the St. Johns County Jail on July 27, 2021, immediately after the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office environment claimed it been given a get in touch with from a mum or dad stating she discovered express content of her baby on a family members acquaintance’s cell phone.

A police report claimed Meadors recorded himself going for walks into the bedroom the place the baby slept and molesting her even though she was being with him, according to the Miami Herald.

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Meadors faces 1 count of little one sexual battery and 21 counts of possessing and advertising and marketing a sexual performance by a youngster — all felonies.

A trial day has not been established.

Meadors, who was denied bail at the time of arrest, remains at the St. Johns County Jail.

He was disbarred by The Florida Bar on Could 31.

This write-up at first appeared on St. Augustine Report: Gainesville guy awaits demo in sexual assault of St. Johns County youngster