Feb. 16—The Miami lawyer who drew worldwide notoriety after his pants caught on fire during an arson trial has been arrested on a cocaine charge.
According to a
Gutierrez was jailed briefly Tuesday morning, before posting bond. He did not answer his cell phone Tuesday morning.
The arrest adds to the mounting woes for Gutierrez, who was ordered suspended for 91 days by the
Gutierrez went running out of the courtroom, as bewildered jurors and spectators watched. He blamed a faulty battery in his electronic cigarette for igniting in his pocket at a coincidental time. The episode generated national and international headlines.
After an investigation,
Gutierrez pleaded guilty to
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