Kansas Panel Finds Convicted Rapist Entitled To Discovery Of Other Incidents

(October 6, 2015, 8:58 AM EDT) -- TOPEKA, Kan. — A man convicted of rape and abuse of a minor was wrongly denied discovery of certain items from his trial and of subsequent rape cases involving the same victim, a Kansas Court of Appeals panel ruled Oct. 2, reversing in part a trial court’s discovery orders and remanding for some in camera review by the lower court (State of Kansas v. Lamar Willis, No. 110.954, Kansas App.; 2015 Kan. App. LEXIS 65).

(Opinion available. Document #68-151008-021Z.)

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