Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Green, 119 Fed. Appx. 133 (9th Cir. 2004)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNV
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2003
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe prosecutor "deliberately introduced into the case his personal opinion of the witnesses' credibility" constituting improper vouching. The Court stated that "[i]ndeed, vouching is especially in cases such as this -- where the witness' credibility is crucial."
Determination Year2004
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectRemand for retrial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://bradheath.org/ire/justice-in-the-balance-supplement.pdf