People v. Beck, 2019 IL App (1st) 161626 (June). Episode 655 (Duration 11:06) State needs an expert to establish the P Stones are a street gang.
People v. Castino, 2019 IL App (2d) 170298 (June). Episode 651 (Duration 16:06) Conviction affirmed even though there was no drug expert evidence.
People v. McLurin, 2018 IL App (1st) 170258 (December). Episode 634 (Duration 8:17) State does not admit the gun, acquittal follows thereafter (weird facts though).
People v. Clifton, 2019 IL App (1st) 151967 (April). Episode 633 (Duration 7:31) Lay witness testified about the details of the gun that he saw.
People v. Clifton, 2019 IL App (1st) 151967 (April). Episode 632 (Duration 8:20) Unduly suggestive ID, you make the call photos provided here. ** This opinion has photos.
People v. Drake, 2019 IL 123734 (March). Episode 620 (Duration 9:39) Although the reversal is still good the lower court judgement that double jeopardy barred a retrial is reversed.
People v. Smith, 2019 IL App (3d) 160631 (March). Episode 619 (Duration 10:58) Kid is available for cross even though they don’t remember the actual allegation of sexual abuse.
People v. Corral, 2019 IL App (1st) 171501 (March). Episode 618 (Duration 9:22) Kid got his eyewitness expert witness on the stand, but the witness was not allowed to get into what she thought about the reliability of the witness.
People v. Ruiz, 2019 IL App (1st) 152157 (March). Episode 617 (Duration 12:50) Defendant’s conversation with his buddy is recorded and his friend kept telling him he always takes things to far.
People v. Caraballo, 2019 IL App (1st) 171993 (March). Episode 613 (Duration 10:42) Officer was not certified at the time of the breathalyzer, but he was substantially certified.