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CitationPeople v. Davis, 859 N.Y.S.2d 804 (N.Y. App. Div. 2008)
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
Trial YearUKN
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the People's failure to comply with the defendant's discovery demands in a timely manner resulted in substantial prejudice to the defendant, granting a new trial. "Here, despite defendant's demand therefor, the People failed until the day of jury selection to disclose, inter alia, a 12–page firearm analysis with photographs from the Monroe County Public Safety Laboratory. . . .[U]nder the circumstances of this case . . . the People's conduct resulted in substantial prejudice to defendant."
Determination Year2008
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectReversal of conviction
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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