Case Detail
CitationState v. Nelson, 273 P.3d 632 (Ariz. 2012)
CrimeMurder
StateAZ
Pros. First NameMatt
Pros. Last NameSmith
FederalNo
Trial Year2009
BodySupreme court
OpinionThe Arizona Supreme Court held in a murder case that while the prosecution's statements regarding "the impact of viewing [the victim's] body on several witnesses" was "improper", it was sufficiently "cured by the trial judge, who sustained a defense objection to the argument and instructed the jury to not consider the argument."
Determination Year2012
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttps://www.courtlistener.com/ariz/5rMR/state-v-nelson/