People v. Luis A. Pabon


AD4 order dated March 27, 2015, affirming judgment of conviction. Decision below: 126 AD3d 1447, 7 NYS3d 743. DeJoseph, J. (AD dissenter), granted leave June 10, 2015.
ISSUES PRESENTED: (1) The tolling of the statute of limitations period for sexual offenses against minors. (2) Whether the court’s error in allowing a detective to testify that defendant lied to him was harmless. (3) Extrinsic evidence to impeach on a collateral matter. (4) Prosecutorial misconduct on summation. (5) In a bench trial, the court’s refusal to “sequester” certain trial “evidence” so as to permit appellate review of his mistrial motion.