“Queen for a Day”

April 23, 2013

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110II Defenses in General
  • 110k42 Immunity to One Furnishing Information or Evidence
  • 110k42.5 Agreements Granting Immunity
  • 110k42.5(1) k. In General.

110 Criminal Law“Queen for a Day agreement” permits a cooperative witness to tell what he or she knows about a crime with an agreement by the prosecution not to use anything he or she may say directly against him if he or she goes to trial.
People v. Vasquez, 686 N.Y.S.2d 624 (N.Y. Sup. Ct. 1999)