Due Process Violation.


Byline: Derek Hawkins

WI Court of Appeals District III

Case Name: State of Wisconsin v. Chong Leng Lee

Case No.: 2018AP1741-CR

Officials: Stark, P.J., Hruz and Seidl, JJ.

Focus: Due Process Violation

Chong Lee appeals a judgment convicting him of first-degree intentional homicide by use of a dangerous weapon, possession of afirearm by a felon, and two counts of felony intimidation of a witness, as a party to the crime. Chong now appeals, arguing that: (1) the State violated his right to due process by failing to disclose the December 2013 interviews of Watou, Mikey, and Ryan; (2) the State violated his right to due process by intentionally destroying the recordings of those interviews; and (3) the missing transcripts deprived him of his right to a meaningful appeal. He also appeals an order denying his motion for postconviction relief. Chong...

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