Harmless Mountain Bike

September 10, 2014

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110XXIV Review
  • 110XXIV(Q) Harmless and Reversible Error
  • 110k1169 Admission of Evidence
  • 110k1169.2 Curing Error by Facts Established Otherwise
  • 110k1169.2(5) Illegally Obtained Evidence

09-10-14Erroneous admission of the mountain bike in evidence was harmless error since victim identified defendant as the perpetrator of the robbery and there was no reasonable possibility that the error might have contributed to the finding of guilt.

People v. Michael A.D., 736 N.Y.S.2d 212, (Sup. Ct., App. Div., 4th Dept., N.Y., 2001)