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Criminal – Mistrial Motion – Murder – Polygraph Questions (access required)

The Court of Appeals says that at defendant’s murder trial, the trial court did not err in refusing to declare a mistrial after repeatedly sustaining defense objections to a persistent prosecutor’s attempts to suggest to the jury that federal drug agents never asked the cooperating witness to take a polygraph exam because they believed his ...