“Colorful adjectives”

June 17, 2013

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110XXXI Counsel
  • 110XXXI(F) Arguments and Statements by Counsel
  • 110k2071 Scope of and Effect of Summing Up
  • 110k2073 k. For Prosecution.

110 Criminal LawA prosecutor is not precluded from vigorous advocacy, or the use of colorful adjectives, in summation.
United States v. Williams, 690 F.3d 70 (2nd Cir. 2012)