Major success in attempted murder case

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Mr. Athanassopoulos succeeded criminal charge change from attempted murder to grievous bodily harm. The Mixed Jury of Athens overcome the DA’s proposal to convict the defendant for attempted murder by votes 5 to 2 and decided to accept Mr. Athanassopoulos’ allegations and convert the criminal charge to grievous bodily harm, despite the Court’s President opposing opinion. The Court imposed a five year imprisonment sentence which was converted to a fine and suspended until the defendant’s appeal will be tried.