People v. Rafael Then

Decided On : 2/9/2017
AD2 order dated May 13, 2015, affirming judgment of conviction: 128 AD3d 864, 10 NYS3d 135.  Fahey, J., granted leave July 29, 2015.
 
ISSUES PRESENTED: (1) Whether defendant was deprived of a fair trial when he appeared wearing orange prison pants during the first day of jury selection.  (2) Testimony that defendant possessed a gun during the month of the crime, to prove ID. (3) Prosecutorial misconduct on summation.  (Assigned counsel: Patricia Pazner & Lynn W.L. Fahey, Appellate Advocates, 111 John Street, 9th Floor, NYC 10038.)

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