Panel Upsets Conviction, Criticizes ADA's Trial Conduct

, New York Law Journal


A Fourth Department panel criticized a prosecutor's "pervasive misconduct" during closing arguments as it overturned a burglary conviction on other grounds. The decision is among several appellate rulings in recent months in which courts have admonished prosecutors from various counties to watch their step.

Originally appeared in print as In Conviction Upset, Panel Is Critical of ADA's Trial Conduct

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