Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Freeman, 650 F.3d 673 (7th Cir. 2011)
CrimeDrug crimes
Pros. First NameRachel
Pros. Last NameCannon
Trial Year2009
BodyTrial court
OpinionProsecution introduced false testimony from a witness who could not have witnessed the occurrence due to his incarceration. "[The prosecutor's] statements during the government's rebuttal argument, during which she attempted not only to use but also to bolster [the witness's] false testimony, constituted prosecutorial misconduct."
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypePT: Evidence
PT: Perjury
TR: Inadmissible
TR: Vouching
C/S EffectNew trial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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