Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Wang, No. 98 CR. 199(DAB), 1999 WL 138930 (S.D.N.Y. Mar. 15, 1999)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year1999
BodyTrial court
OpinionProsecution delayed disclosing the fact that their case was primarily based on their informant who had by then left the country. The District Court dismissed the case, ruling that "the cumulative effect of the Government's actions, delay and inaction, and [the informant's] resultant unavailability, would deny Defendants a fair trial."
Determination YearUKN
Misconduct TypePT: Brady
Pre-Trial -- Other
C/S EffectDismissal
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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