Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Nobari, 574 F.3d 1065 (9th Cir. 2009)
CrimeDrug crimes
StateCA
Pros. First NameKaren
Pros. Last NameEscobar
FederalYes
Trial Year2003
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals found that prosecutors had made improper racial generalizations about the defendants but that a new trial was not warranted. "[W]hile we remain troubled in particular by the prosecution's use of ethnic generalizations we cannot conclude that the defendants were prejudiced by these actions, in light of the overwhelming evidence against them."
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://caselaw.findlaw.com/us-9th-circuit/1157011.html