Are Brady Violations Epidemic?

Judge Alex Kozinski (Wikipedia here ), of the Ninth Circuit, has a blistering dissent to the denial of rehearing en banc in an alleged Brady violation case. Brady v. Maryland , 373 U.S. 83 (1963), here , [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], see also Giglio v. United States , 405 U...

District Court Case on Brady Obligations and Uncertain Legal Duty

The name of this case initially attracted me. United States v. Townsend , 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 70656 [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] (ED WA 2014), here . It turns out the defendant is no relation to me. But the case proved to have some interesting facets. The first is just an...