16 Cited authorities

  1. Strickland v. Washington

    466 U.S. 668 (1984)   Cited 130,438 times   173 Legal Analyses
    Holding that we are obligated "to evaluate the conduct from counsel's perspective at the time"
  2. United States v. Wade

    388 U.S. 218 (1967)   Cited 7,372 times   17 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the Sixth Amendment provides the right to counsel at a postindictment lineup even though the Fifth Amendment is not implicated
  3. Dunaway v. New York

    442 U.S. 200 (1979)   Cited 3,298 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that probable cause was required where petitioner's detention, though not styled as an arrest, "was in important respects indistinguishable from a traditional arrest"
  4. Mapp v. Ohio

    367 U.S. 643 (1961)   Cited 7,550 times   21 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the Fourth Amendment, and particularly the exclusionary rule, is applicable to states through the Fourteenth Amendment
  5. People v. Benevento

    91 N.Y.2d 708 (N.Y. 1998)   Cited 3,688 times   2 Legal Analyses
    In People v Benevento, 91 NY2d 708, 713-14 (1998), the New York Court of Appeals held that "meaningful representation" included a prejudice component which focuses on the "fairness of the process as a whole rather than [any] particular impact on the outcome of the case."
  6. People v. Baldi

    54 N.Y.2d 137 (N.Y. 1981)   Cited 5,475 times   6 Legal Analyses
    In Baldi, the New York State Court of Appeals expressly applied the right to effective assistance of counsel guaranteed by the federal Constitution. 54 N.Y.2d at 146.
  7. People v. Sandoval

    34 N.Y.2d 371 (N.Y. 1974)   Cited 2,142 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the trial court must balance the "probative worth of evidence of prior specific criminal, vicious or immoral acts on the issue of the defendant's credibility on the one hand, and on the other the risk of unfair prejudice to the defendant"
  8. People v. Turner

    2005 N.Y. Slip Op. 8766 (N.Y. 2005)   Cited 481 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Finding appellate counsel ineffective for not raising ineffectiveness of trial counsel on appeal
  9. People v. Ventimiglia

    52 N.Y.2d 350 (N.Y. 1981)   Cited 976 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the government is required to obtain advance judicial approval for the admission of other crimes/bad acts evidence
  10. People v. Ashwal

    39 N.Y.2d 105 (N.Y. 1976)   Cited 1,101 times   2 Legal Analyses
    In Ashwal, the New York Court of Appeals cited Berger v. United States, 295 U.S. 78, 55 S. Ct. 629 (1935), to support the proposition that "[a]bove all [the prosecutor] should not seek to lead the jury away from the issues by drawing irrelevant and inflammatory conclusions which have a decided tendency to prejudice the jury against the defendant."