Flowers v. Mississippi, SCOTUS, (June 2019). Episode 653 (Duration 10:17) In six trials, the State struck 41 of the 42 black prospective jurors.
People v. Hollahan, 2019 IL App (3d) 150556 (June). Episode 652 (Duration 12:40) Third District structural error interpretation is a radical departure from the traditional way of playing a video for a jury.
People v. Johnson, 2019 IL App (1st) 162517 (March). Episode 614 (Duration 9:18) No valid jury waiver in the record even though he apparently signed the waiver form.
People v. Lewis, 2018 IL App (4th) 150637 (April). Episode 514 (Duration 6:27) It’s within the court’s full discretion to bring the jury back into the courtroom to view recorded evidence after deliberation has already begun.
People v. Gore, 2018 IL App (3d) 150627 (April). Episode 502 (Duration 6:36) Judge doesn’t have to open the courtroom to the public to handle how to answer a jury question.
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. Encalado, 2018 IL 122059 (March). Episode 477 (Duration 8:50) There is no body of case law documenting the public shaming of patrons of prostitutes.
People v. Henderson, 2017 IL App (3d) 150550 (November). Episode 452 (Duration 8:53) The judge brought the jury into the courtroom to let them see a video with neither the judge, the ASA, nor the defense attorney being there.
People v. Evans, 2016 IL App (1st) 142190 (December). Episode 270 (Duration 7:02) Murder reversed, step-grandmother improperly excluded from the courtroom constitutes structural error.
People v. Alexander, 2017 IL App (1st) 142170 (June). Episode 370 (Duration 6:43) Illogical verdicts won’t always require reversal.