Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Conley, 415 F.3d 183 (1st Cir. 2005)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateMA
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year1995
BodyAppeals court
OpinionPolice officer in a police brutality case had his conviction of lying to a grand jury vacated after it was revealed that the prosecution failed to disclose a memorandum which showed a government witness originally could not remember the events. "The Government's suppression of the FBI memorandum undermines confidence in Petitioner's...conviction because a reasonable probability exists the verdict would have been different if the Government disclosed the memorandum to the defense."
Determination Year2005
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectReversal of conviction
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttps://law.resource.org/pub/us/case/reporter/F3/415/415.F3d.183.04-2424.html