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Tag Archives: Sixth Amendment

New trial ordered in murder case

A state appeals court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted of murder because of a Sixth Amendment violation. Defendant Troy Lockley, 47, was convicted in state Supreme Court in Queens in June 2014 of two counts of ...

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Second Circuit — Sixth Amendment: United States v. Ledee

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Sixth Amendment Closure — Sexual Abuse Victim’s Testimony United States v. Ledee 13-2363-cr Judges Walker, Pooler and Wesley Background: The defendant was convicted of crimes stemming from participating via webcam in the ...

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Second Circuit — Sixth Amendment: United States v. Miles

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit  Sixth Amendment Hearing Impairment — Accommodations United States v. Miles 12-3313-cr Judges Walker, Cabranes and Parker Background: The defendant appealed from a conviction for being a felon in possession of a firearm. He ...

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