. Some of his cases were originally being handled in the Summit County Juvenile Court system, but they were moved to adult court.
According to a NewsNet5.com story, the request by the attorney as because Rafferty "was coerced by investigators and a public defender who failed to properly research the case before plea negotiations."
Attorneys claim Rafferty was questioned by a public defender and authorities without his parents or an attorney present after he was .
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