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CitationPeople v. Wilson, 726 N.Y.S.2d 322 (N.Y. App. Div. 2001)
CrimeDrug crimes
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
Trial YearUKN
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held the defendant was not denied a fair trial due to prosecutor misconduct. "Defendant was not deprived of a fair trial by prosecutorial misconduct. Although the prosecutor improperly stated during summation that the cocaine was dropped at defendant's feet, the court sustained defendant's objection to that comment and gave a curative instruction, thereby alleviating any prejudice [citations omitted].""
Determination Year2001
Misconduct TypeTR: Mischaracterizing
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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