Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Jones, 620 F. Supp. 2d 163 (D. Mass. 2009)
CrimeNon-violent, other
Pros. First NameSuzanne
Pros. Last NameSullivan
Trial YearUKN
BodyTrial court
OpinionProsecutors failed to turn over prior exculpatory statements of a witness which conflicted with his testimony. The Judge stated, "there is a dismal history of violations of the government's duty to disclose material exculpatory information in cases before this court...the deliberate and inadvertent violations that continue to occur have a powerful impact on individuals entitled to Due Process and a cancerous effect on the administration of justice."
Determination YearUKN
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedYes
Sanction TypeCont. Legal Educ.
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