People v. Blackwood, 2019 IL App (3d) 160161 (August). Episode 679 (Duration 11:23) What should we do when police don’t conduct the field sobriety tests in front of the camera.
People v. Hasselbring, 2014 IL App (4th) 131128 (November). Episode 676 (Duration 14:14) Responding to a jury question in way that all but suggests or directs the verdict is improper.
City of McHenry v. Kleven, 2019 IL App (2d) 180758 (August). Episode 671 (Duration 18:27) Officer is gone for about 3 minutes of the 20 minute observation period. Gist Defendant wins his motion to exclude the breathalyzer results in this DUI case because the officer did not faithfully honor the 20 minute observation rule. The […]
People v. Lenz, 2019 IL App (2d) 180124 (July). Episode 670 (Duration 13:10) Urine test came back positive for cannabis, but the DRE expert was sure the intoxication was not caused by THC.
People v. Lucas, 2019 IL App (1st) 160501 (July). Episode 669 (Duration 10:44) Judge takes the video into chambers to view it without defendant’s presence.
People v. Atchison, 2019 IL App (3d) 180183 (July). People v. Motzko, 2019 IL App (3d) 180184 (August). Episode 665 (Duration 13:17) Trial judge dismisses a DUI after granting the defendant’s motion to quash.
People v. Hollahan, 2019 IL App (3d) 150556 (June). Episode 652 (Duration 12:40) Third District structural error interpretation is a radical departure from the traditional way of playing a video for a jury.
People v. Castino, 2019 IL App (2d) 170298 (June). Episode 651 (Duration 16:06) Conviction affirmed even though there was no drug expert evidence.
Mitchell v. Wisconsin, SCOTUS No. 18–6210, Decided June 27, 2019. Episode 647 (Duration 19:02) Unconscious drivers plus natural BAC dissipation create an exigent circumstance for a blood draw.
People v. Williams, 2019 IL App (3d) 160132 (April). Episode 641 (Duration 5:49) Extra jurisdictional DUI arrest is upheld because of some annexation paperwork.