Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Sanchez, No. 07 CR 0149, 2009 WL 5166230 (N.D. Ill. Dec. 22, 2009)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateIL
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2009
BodyTrial court
OpinionDistrict Court granted a new trial after the prosecution failed to reveal its witness was the target of a federal drug trafficking investigation. "The court finds that had the government disclosed the impeaching evidence to defendants and put Gabriel on the witness stand, impeaching him with his recent criminal activity as well as his equally recent lies to the government would likely have affected the outcome of the case."
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectNew trial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://www.dolanlegal.com/files/2013/08/Memorandum-of-Opinion-and-Order.pdf