Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Fernandez, 145 F.3d 59 (1st Cir. 1998)
CrimeDrug crimes
StateAL
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year1997
BodyAppeals court
OpinionFirst Circuit Court of Appeals ruled harmless error after a prosecutor's questioning alluded to facts not in evidence. "While it is reprehensible, in the jury's presence, to frame questions so as to suggest matters not in evidence, the court's sustaining of the objections limited the damage in large measure."
Determination Year1998
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://www.leagle.com/decision/1998204145F3d59_1197