Apr 25, 2017
Alana De Leon is an Illinois criminal law litigator worth keeping an eye on. In episode 328 (Duration 43:21) of the Criminal Nuggets Podcast she helps us explore some of the intricacies of "knock and talk" warrantless entries.
Apr 11, 2017
In Episode 319 (Duration 35:33), Anthony Cameron sits down with us to talk about how police can enforce a warrant for a suspect's blood.
More and more DUI's will be proven based on the chemicals in a person's blood.
Apr 10, 2017
People v. Mandoline, 2017 IL App (2d) 150511 (February). Episode 318 (Duration 6:01)
Sometimes you can get a felony murder proximate cause defense instruction.
One victim died in her sleep after inhaling smoke from a car fire.
A second victim did not die but suffered from serious burns.
The fire was...
Apr 5, 2017
People v. Staple, 2016 IL App (4th) 160061 (December). Episode 317 (Duration 21:49)
This case does a great job of digging down into the very basics of double jeopardy.
You ever notice how at the end of a case that has been reversed and remanded for a new trial judges are very careful to...