BOSS v. PIERCE, 98-3665
For purposes of determining whether evidence was suppressed in violation of Brady, a witness' knowledge is not like a document, so a defense witness' statement may not be otherwise available to the defendant through the exercise of reasonable diligence.
- Argued 04/18/2000
- Decided 08/31/2001
- Published 08/31/2001
- WILLIAMS, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and RIPPLE, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Frederick F. Cohn (argued), Chicago, IL, for Petitioners-Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Adrian Barrio, Deborah L. Ahlstrand, Office of the Attorney General, Civil Appeals Division, Chicago, IL, for Respondents-Appellees.