Case Detail
CitationPeople v. Lee, 824 N.Y.S.2d 418 (N.Y. App. Div. 2006)
CrimeViolent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalNo
Trial Year2004
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the prosecutor's improper summation remarks were harmless error. "[W]hile portions of the prosecutor's summation were lamentable and went well beyond the bounds of proper advocacy and fair comment [citations omitted], they constituted harmless error in light of the overwhelming evidence of the defendant's guilt . . ."
Determination Year2006
Misconduct TypeT
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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