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Fourth Department – Double jeopardy: People v. Haffa

New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Fourth Judicial Department Double jeopardy Mistrial – Provocation exception People v. Haffa KA 18-01630 Appealed from Chautauqua County Court Background: The defendant appealed from his conviction of robbery. He argues that he was forced to move for a mistrial after his first trial due to prosecutorial misconduct. Thus, his second trial was barred by ...