Commonwealth v. Woodward, Reed, and Cambric, 2016 PA Super 65

Posted in Commonwealth Appeals,Joinder,Pretrial Motions on March 15, 2016

The Superior Court quashed the Commonwealth’s appeal of a Cambria County trial court’s order denying its motion under Pa.R.Crim.P. 582(A)(2) to consolidate trials of defendants charged in separate informations or indictments. The trial court relied on Pa.R.Crim.P. 583 in denying the motion and specifically found that the defendants might be prejudiced if tried together. Pa.R.A.P…. read more