People v. Kruckenberg, 2019 IL App (3d) 170505-U (February). Episode 628 (Duration 31:43). Matthew Paulson and Larry Vandersnick describe a drug interdiction traffic stop and analyze where it went wrong for the prosecution.
People v. Nolan, 2019 IL App (2d) 180354 (April). Episode 627 (Duration 9:29) Trial judge grants defendant’s motion to dismiss the indictment in part because the officer did not testify in the hearing.
People v. Markham, 2019 IL App (3d) 180071 (April). Episode 626 (Duration 7:32) State says overdose immunity should not kick in since defendant was feeling good enough to ask for his wallet and keys.
People v. Buffer, 2019 IL 122327 (April). Episode 625 (Duration 8:41) Illinois Supreme Court says anything over 40 years is a de facto life sentence.
This is the April 2019 Illinois criminal case law audio round-up (the fast case law summary). Episode 624 (Duration 26:35)