Duty to disclose evidence Defense - Brady v. Maryland doctrine

Evidence Issues.
The District Court for the District of Columbia, in Washington DC, recently stated in USA v. Oluyinka Akinadewo and USA v. Olabimbe Olejiya in case number 11-150 (EGS), that the Government has a continuing obligation to produce all evidence required by law and the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, according to Brady v. Maryland, 373 U.S. 83 (1963), since due process requires disclosure of all evidence that is material to guilt or penalty by request; Example: Kyles v. Whitley, 514 U.S. 419, 437-38 (1995), holds that obligations to divulge evidence included evidence that is acknowledged solely to police agents and not the prosecutor and that the singular prosecuting attorney has a responsibility to find out about any advantageous evidence recognized by others that are or act on behalf of the Government, which includes the police.

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