Archive: Tag: Fines

Apr
26
2017

Fines/Restitution paid by Defendant ordered returned

Due process requires the return of money paid towards fines, costs and restitution follow a Defendant’s successful appeal where prosecution declines to retry the case. In Nelson v. Colorado, at issue was a Colorado case in which the defendants were convicted, but those convictions were reversed on appeal. When the prosecution decided not to retry […]