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Local
11:46 am
Sat June 2, 2012

Corasanti lawyers targeted with death threats

Cheryl Meyers-Buth delivers closing argument
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The lawyers who represented Dr. James Corasanti during his recent trial say they've been targeted with death threats.

Corasanti was acquitted of the felony charges lodged against him this week after the car he was driving struck and killed Alexandria Rice on Heim Road in Amherst last July.

Attorney Cheryl Meyers-Buth told the Buffalo News the day after the acquittal was "unnerving." She admits such threats "can be part of the job for a defense attorney."

Meyers-Buth said a "very disturbing letter" sent to Corasanti has been turned over to Amherst Police.

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Crime
9:52 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Jury resumes deliberations in Corasanti trial: Prosecution, defense present closing arguments

Dr. James Corasanti faces several charges in connection with the July 8, 2011 hit-and-run.
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Jury deliberations will resume at 9:30 Wednesday morning in the trial of Dr. James Corasanti of Amherst.

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