People v. Johnson, 2019 IL App (1st) 162517 (March). Episode 614 (Duration 9:18) No valid jury waiver in the record even though he apparently signed the waiver form.
People v. Spicer, 2019 IL App (3d) 170814 (March). Episode 602 (Duration 11:56) Can the prosecution compel you to give up your phone password?
Timbs v. Indiana, 2019 SCOTUS (February). Episode 594 (Duration 24:32) Eight Amendment ban on excessive fines and forfeitures extends to the states.
People v. Johnson, 2019 IL 122956 (January). Episode 593 (Duration 0:00) Defendant has to move to withdraw his plea if he wants to challenge a sentence that was within the agreed cap but where the judge relied on improper factors.
People v. Bowden, 2019 IL App (3d) 170654 (February). Episode 591 (Duration 11:29) Mistake of law case; Theus is under attack.
People v. Monroy-Jaimes, 2019 IL App (2d) 160426 (January). Episode 586 (Duration 9:38) Interesting use of an informant, how much of it was legal?
People v. Hill, 2019 IL App (4th) 180041 (January). Episode 584 (Duration 16:08) Officer sees passenger riding low in the seat and he thinks it may be a guy wanted on warrant, turns out it wasn’t him.
Episode 579 (Duration 16:25) What is happening in Illinois with the mistake of law doctrine?
People v. Manzo, 2018 IL 122761 (December). Episode 573 (Duration 10:14) This one will be controversial: Illinois Supreme Court holds their was no nexus to the house justifying the search warrant.
People v. Sadeq, 2018 IL App (4th) 160105 (November). Episode 563 (Duration 15:18) Steigmann says the delay to have the drug dog come out was justified because defendant was, in part, extremely nervous.