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.
This is the August 2019 Illinois criminal case law audio round-up (the fast case law summary). Episode 673 (Duration 16:08)
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.
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.