Case Caption: People of the Virgin Islands (Appellant/Respondent) v. Clemento Monsanto, (Appellee/Petitioner)Case Number: S. Ct. Civ. No. 2007-129Date: 03/26/2009Author: Per CuriamCitation: Summary:

This matter comes before the Court as a result of an appeal brought by the People of the Virgin Islands (hereafter "People") of the Superior Court's December 3, 2007 Order granting a petition for writ of habeas corpus filed by Appellee Clemento Monsanto (hereafter "Monsanto"), vacating his conviction, and releasing him from custody. For the following reasons, we will reverse the trial court's order.

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