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COMMONWEALTH PENNSYLVANIA v. EDWARD SEELEY (04/12/82)

filed: April 12, 1982.

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
v.
EDWARD SEELEY, APPELLANT



No. 1904 October Term, 1979, Appeal from the Judgment of Sentence of the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County, Criminal Division, at Nos. 2389/2391 January Term, 1979

COUNSEL

Chester T. Cyzio, Philadelphia, for appellant.

Andrew B. Cohn, Assistant District Attorney, Philadelphia, for Commonwealth, appellee.

Brosky, Watkins and Montgomery, JJ.

Author: Brosky

[ 297 Pa. Super. Page 499]

Appellant, Edward Seeley, was convicted of criminal conspiracy and burglary. Post-verdict motions were filed and denied. On June 27, 1979, Seeley was sentenced to a term of imprisonment of 11 1/2 to 23 months imprisonment for burglary and a consecutive term of 10 years probation for conspiracy. This appeal followed.

The following questions are raised on appeal:

(A) Did the trial court commit reversible error by sustaining the Commonwealth's objections during the defense's cross-examination of the assigned investigating detective?

(B) Did the trial court commit reversible error by sustaining the Commonwealth's objections during the cross-examination of the alleged accomplice and co-conspirator of the defendant?

(C) Did the improper and prejudicial remarks of the prosecutor during his closing address to the jury make a new trial imperative?

(D) Did the Commonwealth fail to prove the issues of venue and the jurisdiction of the trial court?

[ 297 Pa. Super. Page 500]

We are unable to reach any of the merits of the claims raised by Seeley because he did not properly present these issues before the trial court in post-verdict motions and therefore has ...


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