People v. Guerrero, 2018 IL App (3d) 170786 (September). Episode 544 (Duration 6:00) Former prosecutor jumps to public defender’s office and then represents defendant in a post trial motion.
People v. Jackson, 2018 IL App (3d) 170125 (May). Episode 516 (Duration 14:55) A per se conflict of interest is waveable.
People v. Cole, 2017 IL 120997 (November). Episode 427 (Duration 10:00) Cook County Public Defender wants to control who they get appointed to represent.
People v. Wood, 2017 IL App (1st) 143135 (November). Episode 426 (Duration 12:38) Defendant thought his rant against the judge to the Public Defender was being made in confidence…not.
Episode 375 (Duration 23:20) – Former prosecutors who leave their office face uniques circumstances when they represent individuals charged by the same prosecutor’s office.
People v. Schutz, 2017 IL App (4th) 140956 (June). Episode 379 (Duration 7:55) Turns out all three of defendant’s attorneys had a relationship with the jailhouse informant who testified against defendant.
See People v. Shepherd, 2015 IL App (3d) 140192 (02/11/2015). Episode 056 (Duration 19:54) Trial court found an ethical violation of defense counsel. This attorney takes a meeting with the prosecution in one case, then is found to be unethical in another case.