In a murder prosecution, a denial of petitioner's habeas petition is affirmed where, as a matter of law, petitioner forfeited his objection to the prosecutor's allegedly racially discriminatory peremptory strike.
Argued: April 7, 2009
Decided: January 7, 2010
Opinion by Judge Jacobs
Christopher J. Blira-Koessler and Joseph N. Ferdenzi, Assistant District Attorneys, Bronx County, Bronx, NY