Illinois Supreme Court confirms Peterson conviction
, December 2017
The Supreme Court considered whether under separation of powers principles, the common-law doctrine of forfeiture by wrongdoing governed the admission of the hearsay statements.
People v. Castleberry: The death of the void-sentence rule
, April 2017
People v. Castleberry has changed the landscape for purposes of raising and preserving issues in higher courts—all members of the criminal bar must be mindful of this new precedent and govern their advocacy accordingly.
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