Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Chapman, 524 F.3d 1073 (9th Cir. 2008)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNV
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2006
BodyTrial court
OpinionThe District Court threw out the indictment due to the prosecutor's failure to turn over hundreds of pages of evidence. "The government egregiously failed to meet its constitutional obligations…It failed to even make inquiry as to conviction records, plea bargains and other discoverable materials concerning key witnesses until after trial began."
Determination Year2006
Misconduct TypePT: Brady
TR: Misstating
C/S EffectDismissal
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://caselaw.findlaw.com/us-9th-circuit/1384311.html