Case Detail
CitationPeople v. Edwards, 834 N.Y.S.2d 575 (N.Y. App. Div. 2007)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalNo
Trial Year2004
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the defendant was not deprived of a fair trial due to prosecutor misconduct: "Defendant also alleges that he was deprived of a fair trial by the prosecutor's speculation, during summation, on what defendant might have said in a certain situation. Supreme Court, however, sustained an objection to the testimony and instructed the jury appropriately. Under these circumstances, defendant was not deprived of a fair trial [citation omitted]."
Determination Year2007
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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