Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Odeneal, 517 F.3d 406 (6th Cir. 2008)
CrimeDrug crimes
StateKY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2006
BodyAppeals court
OpinionProsecutor wrongfully excluded a black juror from the panel. "[T]he prosecutor's purported explanations smacked of pretext." The prosecutor claimed it was because the juror had voted not guilty previously in a gun case while a white juror was allowed on the jury even though they had similarly voted not-guilty in a gun case.
Determination Year2008
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNew trial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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