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CitationPeople v. Wright, 725 N.Y.S.2d 711 (N.Y. App. Div. 2001)
CrimeDrug crimes
Pros. First NameJohn
Pros. Last NameTrice
Trial Year1998
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the prosecutor's remarks did not deny the defendant due process. "To the extent that defendant preserved the argument that he was denied due process by improper remarks made by the prosecutor during closing arguments [citations omitted], we hold that, '[w]hen viewed in the context of the entire summation and in light of the curative instructions the prosecutor's statements did not have a tendency to prejudice the jury' [citations omitted]."
Determination Year2001
Misconduct TypeTR: Other
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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