People v. Holmon, 2019 IL App (5th) 160207 (August). Episode 712 (Duration 21:49) Prosecutor gets a little carried away in closing arguments, even brings up Sling Blade.
People v. Cavitt, 2019 IL App (2d) 170149 (July). Episode 690 (Duration 20:28) Second District sort sees the Third Districts point on playing video in the courtroom, but there was other problems with the way this judge did it.
People v. Ryder, 2019 IL App (5th) 160027 (July); People v. Parker 2019 IL App (3d) 170108 (July); People v. Pacheco, 2019 IL App (3d) 150880 (July). Episode 689 (Duration 11:25) A series of video in the courtroom cases we should know about.
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.
People v. Alexander, 2019 IL App (3d) 160709 (August). Episode 674 (Duration 5:50) Jury asked a question and they were given an IPI, reversal required.
People v. Wunderlich, 2019 IL App (3d) 180360 (August). Episode 672 (Duration 11:30) State charges a deputy with traffic offenses after a motorcyclist collides with his squad and dies.
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. Johnson, 2019 IL 123318 (August). Episode 661 (Duration 8:16) Supreme Court smacks down 3rd district appellate panel trying to get rid of all burglaries to retail theft establishments.
Flowers v. Mississippi, SCOTUS, (June 2019). Episode 653 (Duration 10:17) In six trials, the State struck 41 of the 42 black prospective jurors.
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.