Case Detail
CitationPeople v. Stallworth, 802 N.Y.S.2d 817 (N.Y. App. Div. 2005)
CrimeMurder
StateNY
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalNo
Trial Year2009
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the defendant was not deprived of a fair trial by the prosecutor's improper comments during summation. The "Supreme Court instructed the jury to disregard the prosecutor's statement that a prosecution witness 'will not get any deal' on a pending charge, thereby alleviating any prejudice arising from the prosecutor's improper reference to a matter not in evidence [citations omitted]."
Determination Year2005
Misconduct TypeTR: Inadmissible
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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