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Criminal – Evidence – Impeachment – Prior Felony Conviction – Reversal (access required)

Where the trial court, at defendant's trial for cocaine distribution, allowed the commonwealth to improperly impeach defendant by asking him whether he had been convicted of attempting to bribe a police officer without having first given defendant an adequate opportunity to admit to the fact of a second felony conviction, defendant's conviction is reversed and ...

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