People v. Gordon Gross
AD4 order dated June 20, 2014, affirming denial of CPL 440.10 motion based on ineffective assistance of trial counsel. Decision below: 118 AD3d 1383, 988 NYS2d 733. Lindley, J. (AD dissenter), granted leave September 18, 2014. Argued January 12, 2016.
ISSUES PRESENTED: Whether trial counsel was ineffective for failing to object to testimony regarding numerous prior consistent statements by the sexual assault child victim or to the prosecutor’s use of that testimony on summation.