Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Thomas, 239 F.3d 163 (2d Cir. 2001)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year1999
BodyAppeals court
OpinionProsecution had obtained prior inconsistent statements from the defendant but did not reveal them until after he had taken the stand. The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals vacated the conviction: "We are persuaded that [the defendant] has shown that he was prejudiced substntially with the jury by the government's failure to produce the transcript before [he] took the stand."
Determination Year2001
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectRemand for retrial
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://law.justia.com/cases/federal/appellate-courts/F3/239/163/636113/