Anaheim, CA asked in Criminal Law for California

Q: If a cop lies on the stand,and the public defender orders the dash cam from 2 years ago ?will he have to hand it over?

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David Carl Beyersdorf
David Carl Beyersdorf
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Sonora, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: The attorney can make a request for discovery. If the dash cam exists, then the DA is required to produce it. If it proved that the officer lied, then that could certainly help the defense case.

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