49 Cited authorities

  1. Brady v. Maryland

    373 U.S. 83 (1963)   Cited 33,300 times   132 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "the suppression by the prosecution of evidence favorable to an accused upon request violates due process where the evidence is material either to guilt or to punishment, irrespective of the good faith or bad faith of the prosecution"
  2. United States v. Ruiz

    536 U.S. 622 (2002)   Cited 1,150 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "Constitution does not require the Government to disclose material impeachment evidence prior to entering a plea agreement with a criminal defendant" because "impeachment information is special in relation to the fairness of a trial"
  3. Department of Justice v. Landano

    508 U.S. 165 (1993)   Cited 423 times
    Holding that the government is not entitled to the presumption that all sources supplying information to FBI in course of criminal investigation are confidential sources within meaning of section of FOIA exempting agency records compiled for law enforcement purposes
  4. People v. Rosario

    9 N.Y.2d 286 (N.Y. 1961)   Cited 1,580 times
    Holding that trial court erred by failing to compel prosecution to turn over witnesses' prior statements relating to their trial testimony
  5. Watergate v. Buffalo Sewer

    46 N.Y.2d 52 (N.Y. 1978)   Cited 624 times
    Recognizing that "[w]here only an approximation of cost or value is possible, discrepancies may have to be endured in the name of administrative flexibility so long as there exists some rational underpinning on the charges levied"
  6. Gould v. New York City Police Department

    89 N.Y.2d 267 (N.Y. 1996)   Cited 346 times
    In Gould, the FOIL petitioners, one of whom was convicted of a sex crime, sought to obtain complaint follow-up reports (DD-5's) and other records for which the police claimed a blanket "intra-agency" exemption.
  7. Doe v. Pataki

    120 F.3d 1263 (2d Cir. 1997)   Cited 265 times
    Holding that New York's sex-offender registration statute's in-person registration requirement did not make the statute punitive
  8. Data Tree v. Romaine

    2007 N.Y. Slip Op. 9906 (N.Y. 2007)   Cited 149 times
    In Data Tree, a commercial enterprise requested that the Suffolk County Clerk provide it with certain real property records in electronic form.
  9. Capital Newspapers v. Burns

    67 N.Y.2d 562 (N.Y. 1986)   Cited 266 times
    In Matter of Capital Newspapers v. Burns, 67 N.Y.2d 562, 505 N.Y.S.2d 576, 496 N.E.2d 665 (Ct.App.1986), the Court of Appeals stated that " the legislative intent underlying the enactment of Civil Rights Law § 50-a was narrowly specific, ‘ to prevent time-consuming and perhaps vexatious investigation into irrelevant collateral matters in the context of a civil or criminal action.’ "
  10. People v. Hamilton

    115 A.D.3d 12 (N.Y. App. Div. 2014)   Cited 97 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a "freestanding claim of actual innocence may be addressed pursuant to CPL 440.10(h)" if a defendant can show actual innocence by "clear and convincing" standard