Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Torres-Ramos, No. CR 06-656(A) SVW, 2008 WL 4667119 (C.D. Cal. Oct. 17, 2008)
CrimeMurder
StateCA
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2009
BodyTrial court
OpinionThe prosecutors had made promises to federal prisoners in exchange for testimony but did not notify the defendant's attorney. Undisclosed information "indicated that certain benefits had been conferred upon these witnesses that were not disclosed to the defense before trial."
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypePT: Brady
PT: Evidence
C/S EffectVoluntary withdrawal of charges
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://s3.documentcloud.org/documents/6517/united-states-v-torres-ramos-district-court-outlining-misconduct.txt