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Gang prosecutors sanctioned for discovery failures (access required)

The failure of the Danville commonwealth’s attorney’s office to disclose state grand jury testimony before a gang violence trial was “gross negligence,” a federal judge has ruled. In a sanctions ruling citing prosecutorial misconduct, U.S. District Judge Michael F. Urbanski dismissed the most serious charge against an alleged gang ringleader, eliminating the possibility of a mandatory ...