On September 22, 2011, U.S. District Judge William Bertelsman issued his ruling in Eileen Burden v. Sgt. Scott Paul granting defendant’s Motion for Summary Judgment and dismissing plaintiff’s claims alleging violation of her constitutional rights, abuse of process, and malicious prosecution.  Attorneys Jeff Mando and Jennifer Langen represented Sgt. Scott Paul.  In his Memorandum and Order, Judge Bertelsman found that Sgt. Paul did not act maliciously in charging plaintiff, had probable cause to charge her with a crime, and did not abuse the judicial process at any time.  Click here for Judge Bertelsman’s ruling.

By Jeffrey C. Mando and Jennifer L. Langen