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October 2016 Archives

The Brady rule and its role in criminal cases

California residents may know that in a criminal trial, the prosecution is legally obligated to disclose any information that it possesses that might be favorable to the defense. However, this is often not done, and prosecutors will sometimes claim that they did not think the evidence needed to be introduced. If such an omission is discovered, it could lead to a retrial.