People v. Space, 2018 IL App (1st) 150922 (May). Episode 490 (Duration 10:26) Felony murder must be reversed because the defendant shared the same felonous purpose as the underlying offense.
People v. Smock, 2018 IL App (5th) 140449 (April). Episode 489 (Duration 7:09) Defendant is getting arrested for disorderly conduct when recedes further into his house to prevent arrest, police follow him in and arrest him.
People v. Sanchez, 2018 IL App (1st) 143899 (April). Episode 488 (Duration 18:22) Involuntary confession and improper closing arguments lead to a murder conviction that is now reversed outright.
Episode 487 (Duration 32:12) Illinois has one of the broadest expungement and sealing laws in the country. Fellow Nuggeteer, Paul Meyers, breaks down the new expungement and sealing law for us.
People v. Allard, 2018 IL App (2d) 160927 (February). Episode 486 (Duration 9:35) Lake County SA didn’t sign the applications for the recorded phone calls so they are invalid.