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Rape Charges Against Maria Mena's Client in Newsworthy Case are Dropped

In a controversial news story that caught the White House’s attention in March, two undocumented students at Rockville High School in Baltimore, Maryland were accused of raping a fellow schoolmate. With Silver Spring Criminal Defense Attorney Maria Mena of the Law Offices of Maria Mena retained to represent and defend one of the youths, the prosecution has recently agreed to drop the rape charges due to a lack of evidence. Specifically, a state attorney cited that there were “substantial inconsistencies from the facts.”

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