Ashland teen, accused of provoking riot, has no criminal record; wants PR bail

Public Defender Jillian Rizzo argued the Manchester court lacked jurisdiction in the case since the allegation is that a threat was made in Ashland.  No element of this offense occurred in Manchester, Rizzo said, yet the charge is being “brought here without jurisdiction and with the pressure from the police department and the chief of police making public statements about this charge.” READ MORE