“Serious irregularity”

November 28, 2012

  • 110 CRIMINAL LAW
  • 110XXXI Counsel
  • 110XXXI(F) Arguments and Statements by Counsel
  • 110k2084 Statements Regarding Applicable Law
  • 110k2085 k. In general.

110 CRIMINAL LAWA prosecutor’s misstatement of the law is a serious irregularity having the grave potential to mislead the jury.
State v. Walker, 265 P.3d 191 (Wash. Ct. App. 2011)
Suggested by Kara Boucher, Principal Attorney Editor, Thomson Reuters