92nd General Assembly
Summary of SB1144
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Short description: 
CRIM PRO-POLICE PERJURY                                                    

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of  1963  and  the  Unified      
   Code  of  Corrections.  Provides that if it is determined by the court      
   during the trial of a capital case, or during  sentencing  in  such  a      
   case,  or  as  a  result of a post-trial motion in such a case, that a      
   peace officer committed perjury during the trial or sentencing and the      
   perjury is sufficiently material to  affect  the  reliability  of  the      
   verdict,  the  court  shall grant the defendant a new trial. Effective      
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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