People v. Gocmen, 2018 IL 122388 (September). Episode 540 (Duration 14:15) In obvious cases an officer need not be a drug detection expert to conclude a driver is under the influence of drugs.
People v. King, 2018 IL App (2d) 151112 (August). Episode 530 (Duration 16:26) State’s expert witness who came in to plug the holes in their case got a little carried away.
Criminal law attorney Joshua B. Kutnick has seen some success with a motion for funds. Episode 278 (Duration 23:42)
This is the sample motion discussed by Joshua B. Kutnick in Episode 278.
People v. Djurdjulov, 2017 IL App (1st) 142258 (September). Episode 393 (Duration 22:18) Defendant gets a new trial because the trial judge refused to pay for a phone records expert.
People v. Gocmen, 2017 IL App (3d) 160025 (March). Episode 331 (Duration 7:57) Officer untrained in the use of narcotics doesn’t know enough to make this DUI drug arrest.