Jul 20, 2017
By joint request Chad Smith's preliminary hearing continued to July 27; six hour estimate if alleged victims testify
After defense withdrew their motion to continue at the last court hearing on July 18; today Ms. Dixon told Visiting Judge Robert Crone that bith sides are requesting a joint continuance with a special set on July 27.
Smith is charged with 13 counts. Except for Count 1, 2, 10-13; all other counts have special allegations.
Chad Alan Smith, is charged by the District Attorney's office with 13 counts with several special allegations.
Counts 1 and 2 are PC 288.7 (b) Oral copulation or penetration with a child who was 10 years of age or younger. Alleged victim Jane Doe #1.
Counts 3 -7 are PC 288 (a) Lewd or Lascivious Acts Upon a Child. Counts 3-5 have two special allegations. Count 6 and 7 three special allegations. Alleged victim Jane Doe 1.
Count 8 is Lewd Act Upon a Child PC 288 (c) 1:" Any person who commits an act described in subdivision (a) with the intent described in that subdivision, and the victim is a child of 14 or 15 years, and that person is at least 10 years older than the child, is guilty of a public offense and shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison for one, two, or three years, or by imprisonment in a county jail for not more than one year. "
Count 8 has three special allegations. Alleged victim Jane Doe # 1.
Count 9 is Lewd Act Upon a Child PC 288 (a):(a) Except as provided in subdivision (i), any person who willfully and lewdly commits any lewd or lascivious act, including any of the acts constituting other crimes provided for in Part 1, upon or with the body, or any part or member thereof, of a child who is under the age of 14 years, with the intent of arousing, appealing to, or gratifying the lust, passions, or sexual desires of that person or the child, is guilty of a felony and shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison for three, six, or eight years.
Count 9, two special allegations. Alleged victim Jane Doe #2.
Count 10-13 are misdemeanors Disobeying Domestic Relatons Order. PC 273.6 (a): 273.6. (a) "Any intentional and knowing violation of a protective order, "
The two special allegations are:
The three special allegations are:
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