Trial Judge Comments

January 25, 2012

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110XXIV Review
  • 110XXIV(Q) Harmless and Reversible Error
  • 110k1166.5 Conduct of Trial in General
  • 110k1166.22 Remarks and Conduct of Judge
  • 110k1166.22(3) k. Argument and Conduct of Counsel, Remarks as To.

110 Criminal LawComments of trial judge to defense counsel, to effect that counsel was “bordering on being a sleaze” did not constitute reversible error, as they were made outside presence and hearing of jury.
Houston v. State, 565 So. 2d 277 (Ala. Crim. App. 1990)