Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a murder prosecution, a denial of petitioner's habeas petition is affirmed where, if the trial court reasonably believed that the defendant planned to testify and that his testimony was necessary to lay the foundation for another witness's testimony, a ruling that the defendant must testify before the other witness did not constitute Brooks error.
Submitted: September 24, 2009
Filed: February 8, 2010
Opinion by Judge Jarvey