Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. LaSpina, 299 F.3d 165 (2d Cir. 2002)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial YearUKN
BodyTrial court
OpinionProsecution failed to disclose grand jury transcripts of witnesses who gave accounts of the events which conflicted with the government's key witness. The District Court ordered a new trial, concluding "that the Government failed, whether deliberately or inadvertently, to disclose material exculpatory evidence in sufficient time for the defense to make use of it."
Determination Year2004
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectNew trial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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