Case Title and Citation
People v. Shaughnessy
319 N.Y.S. 2D 626
District Court, Nassua County, Third District
March 16, 1971
The defendant motioned for a mistrial on the grounds that the statute she was arrested under is unconstitutional. Since the court would find the statute Malum Prohibitum, Actus Reus was used as a basis for dismissal.