Deputy DA WILL Appeal Lindsay Lohan Charge Reduction

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By Jen Heger
Radar Legal Editor

Deputy District Attorney Danette Meyers will be appealing Judge Stephanie Sautner’s decision Friday to reduce Lindsay Lohan‘s grand theft charge from a felony to a misdemeanor.

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During a brief recess, the powerhouse DA told RadarOnline exclusively: “Yes, I will be appealing the ruling. We will ask our appellate division to appeal.”

It was a major victory for Lindsay to have the charge reduced from a felony to misdemeanor. She now will not be facing jail time in a state prison if convicted, instead she will be sentenced to county – a softer option.

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Judge Stephanie Sautner ruled that Lindsay did violate her probation though and has set the next pretrial hearing for May 11 and the trial date for June 3, 2011 – and Lindsay must appear in court for both.

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