State v. Braswell

Citation79 A.3d 892,310 Conn. 939
CourtSupreme Court of Connecticut
Decision Date13 November 2013
PartiesSTATE of Connecticut v. Velmon Danny BRASWELL.

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Sarah Hanna, assistant state's attorney, in support of the petition.

Alice Osedach, assistant public defender, in opposition.

The petition by the state of Connecticut for certification for appeal from the Appellate Court, 145 Conn.App. 617, 76 A.3d 231, is granted, limited to the following issue:

“Did the Appellate Court properly determine that the trial court improperly denied the defendant's request to represent himself in the criminal proceedings, and, if so, was the Appellate Court correct in determining that this constituted structural error?”

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  • State v. Houghtaling, AC 35720
    • United States
    • Appellate Court of Connecticut
    • March 17, 2015
    ...relationship with the location is necessary to establish a reasonable expectation of privacy"), cert. granted on other grounds, 310 Conn. 939, 79 A.3d 892 (2013). The trial court made several factual findings indetermining that the defendant did not exhibit a subjective expectation of priva......
  • State v. Houghtaling
    • United States
    • Appellate Court of Connecticut
    • March 17, 2015
    ...relationship with the location is necessary to establish a reasonable expectation of privacy”), cert. granted on other grounds, 310 Conn. 939, 79 A.3d 892 (2013).The trial court made several factual findings in determining that the defendant did not exhibit a subjective expectation of priva......
  • State v. Perez, 32747.
    • United States
    • Appellate Court of Connecticut
    • December 17, 2013
    ...191, 195, 942 A.2d 1000 (2008); State v. Braswell, 145 Conn.App. 617, 619 n. 2, 76 A.3d 231, cert. granted on other grounds, 310 Conn. 939, 79 A.3d 892 (2013). In the present case, our remand order is for two separate trials. Therefore, we cannot say that the claims relating to the jury ins......
  • State v. Perez
    • United States
    • Appellate Court of Connecticut
    • December 17, 2013
    ...T.R.D., 286 Conn. 191, 195, 942 A.2d 1000 (2008); State v. Braswell, 145 Conn. App. 617, 619 n.2, A.3d , cert. granted on other grounds, 310 Conn. 939, A.3d (2013). In the present case, our remand order is for two separate trials. Therefore, we cannot say that the claims relating to the jur......

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