Sanchez Back In Court
By Marcus Gilmer in News on Oct 19, 2009 6:20PM
Al Sanchez, still via ABC 7
They didn't disclose that he was an admitted gang member or that he been dealing cocaine just a month before he went on the stand to testify. In a court filing prosecutors say they had no knowledge of the ongoing drug investigation when Sanchez went on trial. Defense attorneys say that criminal conduct would have affected Gabriel's credibility in the minds of jurors.
Prosecutors have countered that Sanchez would have been convicted regardless of whether or not the jury had known about Gabriel's offenses.