State v. Weichman

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State v. Weichman

Case Number
Call Date
November 3, 2015
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Case Summary

S-15-0368 State v. Michael Weichman (Appellant)

York County, Judge James C. Stecker

Attorneys: George R. Love (Attorney General's Office) --- Mark Porto (Shamberg Wolf McDermott & Depue) (Appellant)

Criminal: First degree sexual abuse of an inmate, Neb. Rev. Stat. ' 28-322.02

Proceedings below: The trial court denied Appellant's motion to suppress evidence. After a trial to the court, Appellant was found guilty and sentenced 1-2 years in prison. The State filed a Petition to Bypass the Court of Appeals which was granted by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

Issues: The court erred in (1) denying Appellant's motion to suppress his statements made during the course of his polygraph interview; (2) denying Appellant's motion to suppress the statements made by the victim which were obtained through use of the statements made by Appellant during his polygraph interview; (3) finding Appellant guilty of the charged crime.