Evan Parke made extensive use of Illinois FOIA requests in the defense of Curtis Lovelace. In Episode 320 (Duration 52:38) we look at how he did it.
People v. Acevedo, 2017 IL App (3d) 150750 (March). Episode 309 (Duration 6:09)
legal discovery sanction in this rescission hearing consisted of a finding that the defendant met his initial burden, then the State was allowed to have the officer testify to the probable cause for the DUI arrest. [Read more…]
People v. Viramontes, 2017 IL App (1st) 142085 (January).
People v. Jones, 2017 IL App (1st) 143403 (January) Episode 299 (Duration 5:53)
Defendant has a right to in camera inspection of mental health records, but he has to ask for it. [Read more…]
In re Manuel M., 2017 IL App (1st) 162381 (January). Episode 292 (Duration 8:55)
Accused minor was not allowed to cross the officer on the location he said he made his observations. [Read more…]
People v. Flournoy, 2016 IL App (1st) 142356 (November). Episode 259 (Duration 11:44)
Abuse of discretion to apply the surveillance location privilege in this case. [Read more…]