4 Cited authorities

  1. People v. Miller

    39 N.Y.2d 543 (N.Y. 1976)   Cited 180 times
    Authorizing admission of "evidence of the victim's prior specific acts of violence of which the defendant had knowledge"
  2. People v. Wlasiuk

    136 A.D.3d 1101 (N.Y. App. Div. 2016)   Cited 17 times

    02-11-2016 The PEOPLE of the State of New York, Respondent, v. Peter M. WLASIUK, Appellant. Mitch Kessler, Cohoes, for appellant. Joseph A. McBride, District Attorney, Norwich (Michael J. Genute of counsel), for respondent. CLARK, J. Mitch Kessler, Cohoes, for appellant. Joseph A. McBride, District Attorney, Norwich (Michael J. Genute of counsel), for respondent. Before: LAHTINEN, J.P., McCARTHY, EGAN JR., LYNCH and CLARK, JJ. CLARK, J.Appeal from a judgment of the County Court of Chenango County

  3. People v. Jones

    3 N.Y.3d 491 (N.Y. 2004)   Cited 27 times
    Discussing the exception to the self-defense duty to retreat when the defender is at home and noting “peoples' homes are their castles, and that as such one's home is a place of sanctuary”
  4. People v. Sawyer

    274 A.D.2d 603 (N.Y. App. Div. 2000)   Cited 16 times

    July 6, 2000. Appeals (1) from a judgment of the County Court of Tompkins County (Barrett, J.), rendered October 1, 1997, upon a verdict convicting defendant of the crimes of murder in the second degree, criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree and assault in the second degree, and (2) by permission, from an order of said court, entered June 4, 1998, which denied defendant's motion pursuant to CPL 440.10 to vacate the judgment of conviction, without a hearing. James A. Baker, Ithaca, for