DA's 'Brady' Failure Leads to Upset Murder Conviction

, New York Law Journal


A judge reversed a murder conviction after finding the defense was never told that a "pivotal" prosecution witness—a police detective who took an incriminating statement from the teenaged defendant—was accused of securing a false confession in an unrelated case.

Originally appeared in print as Prosecution's 'Brady' Failure Leads to Reversed Murder Conviction

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