People v. Leonard Williams

Decided On : 4/4/2017
AD2 order dated December 31, 2014, affirming judgment of conviction.  Decision below: 123 AD3d 1152, 997 NYS3d 499.  Pigott, J., granted leave June 19, 2015.
ISSUES PRESENTED: (1) Whether the prosecutor’s use of a slide show powerpoint presentation during summation deprived  defendant of a fair trial. (2)Whether the prosecutor mischaracterized the trial evidence on summation. (3)Whether counsel was ineffective for failing to object to the prosecutor’s summation comments. (Assigned counsel: Alex Donn and Lynn W.L. Fahey, Appellate Advocates, 111 John St., 9th Floor, NYC  10038.)

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