Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Fitzgerald, 615 F. Supp. 2d 1156 (S.D. Cal. 2009)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateCA
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2007
BodyTrial court
OpinionProsecutor failed to turn over exculpatory evidence. The failure to disclose evidence "harbors serious concerns regarding the fairness of Defendant's trial." The government "recklessly disregarded its discovery obligations" constituting "flagrant" misconduct.
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectDismissal
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttps://www.courtlistener.com/casd/8Lig/united-states-v-fitzgerald/