Case Detail
CitationSchledwitz v. United States, 169 F.3d 1003 (6th Cir. 1999)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateTN
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year1992
BodyAppeals court
OpinionSixth Circuit Court of Appeals threw out defendant's conviction for mail fraud because the prosecution did not turn over impeachment evidence of its key witnesses. "[T]he undisclosed evidence would have invalidated the intent element of the government's proof against [the defendant]."
Determination Year1999
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectVacate conviction or sentence
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://www.leagle.com/decision/19991172169F3d1003_11033