People v. Manning, 2018 IL 122081 (March). Episode 480 (Duration 21:31) Jury wanted to know what happens if they can’t agree on second degree murder.
People v. Thompson, 2017 IL App (5th) 120079-B (May). Episode 368 (Duration 6:27) Failure to instruct the jury on an essential element of the case does not necessarily constitute plain error.
People v. Heller, 2017 IL App (4th) 140658 (January). Episode 304 (Duration 5:23) Use this modified IPI 3.14 when other crimes evidence is admitted in a domestic battery pursuant to 725 ILCS 5/115-7.4.
People v. Zambrano, 2016 IL App (3d) 140178 (July). Episode 212 (Duration 10:30) Ineffective assistance of counsel for not giving the accomplice instruction leads to murder reversal.
People v. Tolbert, 2016 IL 117846 (January 2016). Episode 137 (Duration 3:45) AUUW liability by a person under 21 can be avoided if the minor is “on the land or in the legal dwelling of another person as an invitee with that person’s permission.”
People v. Smith, 2015 IL App (4th) 131020 (December 2015). Episode 130 (Duration 3:59) Conviction for aggravated battery to a senior citizen must be reduced to battery because the IPI was wrong.