Case Detail
CitationPeople v. McKnight, 761 N.Y.S.2d 695 (N.Y. App. Div. 2003)
CrimeMurder
StateNY
Pros. First NamePaul
Pros. Last NameClyne
FederalNo
Trial Year1998
BodyAppeals court
OpinionThe New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, held that the defendant was not denied his right to a fair trial due to prosecutor misconduct. "The prosecutor's improper remarks, viewed in context, did not shift the burden of proof to defendant or otherwise rise to the level of prejudice necessitating reversal."
Determination Year2003
Misconduct TypeTR: Other
C/S EffectNo effect
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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