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Criminal Law - EVIDENCE - Admissibility - Prejudicial evidence - Confessions and statements by the accused - Voluntariness

Thursday, January 12, 2017 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the accused from a conviction and sentence for possession of child pornography. The accused worked as a security guard. The guards often watched movies on laptop computers to pass the time. One colleague expressed boredom, so the accused gave him a flash drive that he stated contained some new movies. The colleague plugged the flash drive into a computer and found that it contained several child pornography files. The guard reported the matter to police and turned over the flash drive. Police executed a...