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Akrawi v. Booker, No. 07-1984

In a drug conspiracy prosecution, the denial of Petitioner's habeas petition is affirmed, where there was no reason to believe that disclosure of allegedly suppressed impeachment evidence regarding a prosecution witness would have so altered the jury's assessment of the witness's already suspect credibility.

Read Akrawi v. Booker, No. 07-1984

Appellate Information

Argued: June 17, 2009

Decided and Filed: July 10, 2009


Opinion by Judge McKeague


For Appellant:

Andrea Lynn Reino, Gerhardstein & Branch, Cincinnati, OH

For Appellee:

Brian O. Neill, Office of the Michigan Attorney General, Lansing, MI