Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Public Defender of Cook County, Chicago (Marijane Placek, John Muir, Daniel Walsh, of counsel), for Appellant.
State's Attorney of Cook County, Chicago (Renee Goldfarb, Daniel Reedy, Laura Bertucci, of counsel), for Appellee.
Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, Sixth Division.
Presiding Justice SHEILA M. O'BRIEN delivered the opinion of the court:
A jury convicted defendant, Lavon Brown, of attempted armed robbery and two counts of attempted first-degree murder. The trial court sentenced defendant to 15 years' imprisonment for the attempted armed robbery and two terms of 60 years' imprisonment for the attempted murders, all sentences to run concurrently. Upon appeal, defendant argues: (1) the State failed to prove him guilty of attempted...
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