State v. Wright
          Somerset County Superior Court
          Skowhegan, Maine


     Defendant Wright's daughter alleged longstanding sexual

abuse at the hands of her father, an employee of the Maine State

Police.  Defendant's expert Robinson conducted an analysis of

the alleged victim's diary and medical records and offered an

alternative explanation to the reported victim's allegations.

Defendant's expert further testified at jury trial that there was

no scientific foundation to validate the State's claim that eating

disorders are caused by sexual abuse.  The emerging literature

on repressed memories of sexual abuse was also utilized in this

matter.  The jury found the Defendant not guilty.


                              Defendant's Attorney:


                              Pam Ames, Esq.

                              Waterville, Maine

                              (207) 877-6623




(See also newspaper article "Jury acquits Wright")

          State v. Bessette

          Superior Court of Montana
          Missoula, Montana


     Defendant Bessette was charged with the sexual

exploitation of a three year old child.  The prosecution's expert

psychologist provided testimony based on her videotaped

evaluation of the child.  The defense called Dr. Charles Robinson

who offered testimony demonstrating that the interview

process itself was responsible for the report (inaccurate) of the

sexual abuse.  The jury found the Defendant not guilty. 


                                   Defendant's Attorney:


                                   Larry Mansch, Esq.

                                   Missoula, Montana

                                   (406) 523-4865


          State v. Dellwo
          Superior Court of Montana
          Missoula, Montana


     Defendant Dellwo was accused of sexually abusing his son.

These allegations arose in the course of divorce and custody

proceedings and visitation issues.  The Defendant's son was known to

suffer from hyperactivity.  The prosecution offered expert

psychological testimony to validate the report of sexual abuse.

The defense retained Dr. Charles Robinson to examine the

reported victim and provide testimony to the jury.  The

Defendant was found not guilty by the jury.


                              Defendant's Attorney:


                              Diane Leibinger, Esq.

                              Missoula, Montana

                              (406) 523-4865







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