79903 - GILLILAND (DEVIN) VS. STATE

Date: Thursday, September 17, 2020 10:30 AM
Duration: 30 min

Location: Las Vegas

Details/Synopsis: This is an appeal from a judgment of conviction, pursuant to a jury verdict, of two counts of sexual assault of a child under 14 years of age and lewdness with a child under the age of 14. ISSUES: Whether (1) the State presented sufficient evidence to convict appellant of two counts of sexual assault beyond a reasonable doubt; (2) the district court erred by denying appellant's fair cross-section challenge to the jury panel; (3) the district court erred by denying appellant's Batson challenge to an African American struck by the State; (4) the district court abused its discretion during the settling of jury instructions; (5) the State violated Brady by failing to disclose appellant's videotaped interview with police; (6) the district court abused its discretion by failing to sentence appellant below the statutory minimum pursuant to NRS 176.017; (7) the State committed prosecutorial misconduct during closing arguments by placing the jury in the shoes of the victim; and (8) cumulative error warrants the reversal of appellant's conviction. (Disclaimer: This synopsis is intended to provide only general information about this case before the Nevada Supreme Court. It is not intended to be all-inclusive or reflect all positions of the parties. To access the documents that have been filed in this matter, type the docket number into the court’s case search page: http://caseinfo.nvsupremecourt.us/public/caseSearch.do)