Case Detail
CitationPeople v. Williams, 951 N.Y.S.2d 616 (N.Y. App. Div. 2012)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalNo
Trial YearUKN
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the prosecutor's improper cross-examination of defense witness did not deprive the defendant of fair trial: "Although defendant is correct that the prosecutor improperly cross-examined a defense witness regarding whether he had been arrested and the grounds for those arrests [citation omitted], that one instance of prosecutorial misconduct was not so egregious as to deprive defendant of a fair trial [citation omitted]."
Determination Year2012
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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