Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Claro, 579 F.3d 452 (5th Cir. 2009)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateTX
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2005
BodyTrial court
OpinionDistrict court dismissed charges against the defendant and ordered the government to pay Hyde Amendment sanctions because "[t]he prosecution was unreasonable and showed at least a reckless disregard for the truth.
Determination Year2005
Misconduct TypePT: Brady
PT: Charging
C/S EffectDismissal
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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