People v. Ruiz, 2019 IL App (1st) 152157 (March). Episode 617 (Duration 12:50) Defendant’s conversation with his buddy is recorded and his friend kept telling him he always takes things to far.
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?
People v. Garza, 2018 IL App (3d) 170525 (December). Episode 570 (Duration 7:03) In a close one the reviewing court agrees to suppress these statements made on the roadside after a traffic stop.
In re Jose A., 2018 IL App (2d) 180170 (October). Episode 557 (Duration 22:10) The new juvenile Miranda requirement is discussed here.
We apply the Case Law Memory Formula to 3 confession cases. Episode 538 (Duration 16:32)
Here are the top 10 most recent Illinois criminal law confession cases in September of 2018. Episode 534 (Duration 31:11).
People v. McArthur, 2018 IL App (1st) 150626 (June). Episode 515 (Duration 8:15) 17 year old held for 73 hours before a probable cause hearing nonetheless gave a voluntary confession.
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.
Garrity v. New Jersey, 385 U.S. 493, 87 S.Ct. 616 (1967). Episode 481 (Duration 11:39: Police investigations and follow up prosecutions of other police officers involve slightly different constitutional concerns. What are they?
People v. Phillips, 2018 IL App (3d) 130270 (February). Episode 479 (Duration 13:35) 18-year-old’s confession ruled involuntary, in part, because defendant is told baby killers get killed in prison.