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State v. Jackson

This criminal action was originally brought by the State of Nita against Arthur Jackson and Sonia Peterson. It is claimed that the two arranged with George Avery to destroy the Flinders Aluminum Fabrication Corporation plant by burning the plant. Avery died in the fire. The two defendants were charged with commercial arson. The case went to trial and resulted in a mistrial due to a hung jury. Sonia Peterson pled guilty to conspiracy to commit a felony and agreed to testify against Arthur Jackson.
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This criminal action was originally brought by the State of Nita against Arthur Jackson and Sonia Peterson. It is claimed that the two arranged with George Avery to destroy the Flinders Aluminum Fabrication Corporation plant by burning the plant. Avery died in the fire. The two defendants were charged with commercial arson. The case went to trial and resulted in a mistrial due to a hung jury. Sonia Peterson pled guilty to conspiracy to commit a felony and agreed to testify against Arthur Jackson.

There are four witnesses for both the State and the defense.

A companion civil case file, Flinders v. Mismo, involves Jackson suing to recover from the company that insured the plant.

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Table of Contents

CONTENTS


CASE SUMMARY


SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS


SUGGESTED TIME LIMITS FOR FULL TRIAL


INFORMATION


REVISED CRIMINAL CODE


TRANSCRIPTS


        Marie C. Williams

        John Anderson

        Arthur Jackson

        Janice Jackson

        Sonia Peterson

        Matthew Korn


PLEA AGREEMENT


NOTES OF INTERVIEW: SONIA PETERSON


EXHIBITS


        Exhibit 1:  Mismo Fire Insurance Policy

        Exhibit 2:  Olsen Field Report

        Exhibit 3:  Olsen Report of Supplemental Investigation

        Exhibit 4:  Olsen Bureau Report

        Exhibit 5:  Memorandum

        Exhibit 6:  Olsen Resumé

        Exhibit 7:  Flinders Floor Plan (First floor)

        Exhibit 8:  Flinders Floor Plan (Second floor)

        Exhibit 9:  Flinders Floor Plan (Third floor)

        Exhibit 10:  Flinders Floor Plan (Fourth floor)

        Exhibit 11:  Photograph of Flinders Pre-Fire

        Exhibit 12:  Photograph of Flinders Post-Fire

        Exhibit 13:  Photograph of Fass Meatpacking Co.

        Exhibit 14:  Photograph of Yaphank Co.

        Exhibit 15:  George Avery Resumé

        Exhibit 16:  George Avery Photograph

        Exhibit 17:  Photograph of Avery Body Outline

        Exhibit 18:  Avery Check

        Exhibit 19:  Autopsy Report

        Exhibit 20:  Autopsy Diagram (front-rear)

        Exhibit 21:  Autopsy Diagram (hand)

        Exhibit 22:  Autopsy Diagram (side)

        Exhibit 23:  Accelerant Analysis Report

        Exhibit 24:  Report of David Pinkus

        Exhibit 25:  Pinkus Curriculum Vitae

        Exhibit 26:  Video of Flinders Fire (available via NITA's Digital Download Center)

        Exhibit 27:  Video of Yaphank Fire (available via NITA's Digital Download Center)

        Exhibit 28:  Video of Fass Fire (available via NITA's Digital Download Center)

        Exhibit 29:  Anderson Bank Memo

        Exhibit 30:  Email to Janice Jackson from Arthur Jackson

        Exhibit 31:  Email to Arthur Jackson from Janice Jackson

        Exhibit 32:  Email to Arthur Jackson from Sonia Peterson

        Exhibit 33:  Resumé of Sonia Peterson

        Exhibit 34:  Email to Sonia Peterson from Arthur Jackson

        Exhibit 35:  Emails between Matthew Korn and Jack Darnell

        Exhibit 36:  Pinkus Memorandum

        Exhibit 37:  Excerpt from NFPA Guide 921


JURY INSTRUCTIONS


VERDICT FORM


SPECIAL IMPEACHMENT PROBLEMS


SPECIAL EXHIBIT PROBLEMS


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