September 25, 2022

Murder cost in Arizona in opposition to California lawyer dismissed

A murder charge has been dismissed for a California divorce attorney in the suburban Phoenix capturing dying of his stepdaughter’s spouse virtually 11 years back.

Prosecutors cited the “curiosity of justice” as their explanation for looking for the dismissal of the murder charge in opposition to Robert Fischer, whose jury conviction was overturned by a choose in the December 2010 demise of 49-calendar year-aged Norman “Lee” Radder. 

No particulars have been presented in court docket records on what prompted the dismissal request, which was accredited on Oct. 21. It’s unclear no matter if prosecutors will search for a murder charge in opposition to Fischer all over again.

Fischer was at Radder’s residence in Queen Creek, about 35 miles (56 kilometers) east of downtown Phoenix when Radder died from a solitary shot from Fischer’s handgun into Radder’s ideal eye right after a evening of consuming.