Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Michael J. Rosborough and Ann Hilbert Blandford, both of State Appellate Defender's Office, of Mt. Vernon, for appellant.
Robert H. Howerton, State's Attorney, of Marion (Bruce D. Irish and Raymond F. Buckley, Jr., both of Illinois State's Attorneys Association, of counsel), for the People.
Appellate Court of Illinois — Fifth District.
Reversed and remanded.
Mr. PRESIDING JUSTICE CARTER delivered the opinion of the court:
George Farmer, defendant, appeals from a judgment of the Circuit Court of Williamson County rendered in a jury trial finding defendant guilty of murder. The defendant was sentenced to a term of from 20 to 60 years.
Defendant presents numerous issues for review, some of which require us to reverse his conviction and order a new trial. The issues are as follows: whether...
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