Case Detail
CitationPeople v. Algarin, 790 N.Y.S.2d 476 (N.Y. App. Div. 2005)
CrimeViolent, other
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalNo
Trial Year2002
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that errors arising from the prosecutor's improper remarks during summation were harmless. "[W]hile we agree that certain summation comments were improper [citations omitted], the errors were harmless in light of the overwhelming evidence of the defendant's guilt [citations omitted]."
Determination Year2005
Misconduct TypeTR: Inadmissible
TR: Other
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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