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CitationPeople v. Cabrera, 782 N.Y.S.2d 646 (N.Y. App. Div. 2004)
CrimeNon-violent, other
Pros. First NameRichard
Pros. Last NameBrown
Trial Year2002
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, affirmed the defendant's conviction despite prosecutor misconduct. "Although the prosecutor improperly questioned the defendant regarding a third person's uncharged crime, the trial court providently exercised its discretion in denying the defendant's motion for a mistrial. The trial court's curative instruction alleviated any prejudice to the defendant [citations omitted]."
Determination Year2004
Misconduct TypeTR: Inadmissible
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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