Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Ramming, 915 F.Supp. 854 (S.D. Tex. 1996)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateTX
Pros. First NameJulia
Pros. Last NameHyman
FederalYes
Trial Year1994
BodyTrial court
OpinionDistrict Court dismissed a bank fraud case, finding that the prosecutors disregarded the court's disclosure instructions regarding exculpatory evidence. "Here, it appears that the duty and obligation of the government to not prosecute where the evidence at best is disputed, leaves the defendants' Sixth Amendment right to a fair trial snared on the branches of strange and subverted truth."
Determination YearUKN
Misconduct TypePT: Brady
PT: Charging
TR: Misstating
C/S EffectDismissal
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttp://www.leagle.com/decision/19961769915FSupp854_11653