Case Detail
CitationPeople v. Maier, No. C058044, 2009 WL 2457967 (Cal. Ct. App. 2009)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateCA
Pros. First NameMaggie
Pros. Last NameKrell
FederalNo
Trial YearUKN
BodyUKN
OpinionThe California Court of Appeals reversed the conviction for a defendant accused of bet fixing due to the prosecution's repeated references to the defendant's decision not to testify: "We cannot conclude beyond a reasonable doubt that the prosecution's drawing attention to defendant's silence as to his betting strategy did not affect the jury's verdict."
Determination Year2009
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectReversal of conviction
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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