People v. Hao Lin

Decided On : 2/16/2017
AT2 order dated November 26, 2014, reversing judgment of conviction for DWI.  Decision below: 46 Misc. 3d 20, 998 NYS2d 558.  Abdus-Salaam, J., granted leave to People July 2, 2015.
ISSUE PRESENTED: Crawford v. Washington: Whether a police officer who observed the administration of a breathalyzer test by another officer, and who was also qualified to administer it, and who testified at trial because the testing officer was unavailable, satisfied the standards for qualifying as a substitute witness under Bullcoming v. New Mexico, 131 S.Ct. 2705.  (Assigned counsel: Seymour James, Jr.,  Legal Aid Society Criminal Appeals Bureau, 199 Water Street, NYC 10038.)

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