Jury Deliberations

Commonwealth v. Cole, 2016 PA Super 74

Posted in Admission of Evidence,Jury Deliberations,Sentencing Claims on March 28, 2016

The appellant was convicted of first-degree murder, robbery, conspiracy, and carrying a firearm without a license. During deliberations, the jury asked to see a video that had been introduced during the trial. The lower court, without objection by appellant’s then-counsel, sent a tech paralegal from the district attorney’s office in with a tipstaff to play… read more