Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Alfonso, No. 08cr2970–BTM, 2009 WL 1491442 (S.D. Cal. May 27, 2009)
CrimeDrug crimes
StateCA
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2009
BodyTrial court
OpinionProsecutors failed to turn over exculpatory evidence in a drug smuggling conviction case. Here, the defendant had been recorded telling someone he was being forced to smuggle and the government did not disclose the information.
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectNew trial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://bradheath.org/ire/justice-in-the-balance-supplement.pdf