People v. Oelerich, 2017 IL App (2d) 141281 (February). Episode 295 (Duration 13:05) Defendant had severe mental delusions and issues when he drove his car head on into a lady’s mini van.
People v. McDonald, 2016 IL 118882 (December). Episode 287 (Duration 4:45) What’s the appropriate standard a reviewing court should follow when deciding whether there was error in not giving a lesser included instruction: Abuse of discretion or de novo review?
People v. Staake, 2016 IL App (4th) 140638 (November). Episode 260 (Duration 9:52) Second degree murder is not a lesser included offense of first degree murder; it is a lesser mitigated offense of first degree murder.
People v. Clark, 2016 IL 118845 (March). Episode 163 (Duration 7:02) Aggravated vehicular hijacking and armed robbery without a firearm are not lesser-included offenses of aggravated vehicular hijacking and armed robbery with a firearm.