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Joaquin Hicks free instead of retrial after county prosecutor Mason offers time served in case of robbery and murder of Cleveland Clinic employee

Joaquin Hicks Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Bill Mason Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Jose Villaneueva Cleveland Criminal Defense Attorney Edele Passalacqua Jeremy Pechanec Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Daniel Gaul Jory Aebly By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor, Cleveland Urban News.Com and The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com ( ) and ( ) ( CLEVELAND, Ohio-A Black man that was serving 61 years in prison for allegedly setting up a robbery that led a Black teen to commit an execution style murder of a White male Cleveland Clinic employee and the wounding of another outside of a downtown Cleveland night club in Feb. 2009 is a free man after a state appellate court reversed his convictions and remanded the case for a retrial and he accepted Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Bill Mason's offer of time served. Joaquin Hicks, now 31, had been charged in Sept 2009