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Same-sex marriage, conscientious objection and an ambushed Pope
This article is about the United States Supreme Court decision of Obergefell v. Hodges, and the swing vote provided by Justice Anthony Kennedy. It also addresses the legal issues surrounding the conscientious objection by ...
Today's Confrontation Clause (After Crawford and Melendez-Diaz)
(Creighton University School of Law, 2010)
INTRODUCTION|In the Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, the Confrontation Clause states that, "[i]n all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right ... to be confronted with the witnesses against ...
Nebraska jury instructions: Second edition
Attorney-client privilege -- Ten important cases handed down in roughly the past year
This piece is about ten important attorney-client privilege cases from roughly the past year. The cases involve the following: (1) client's communications made in the presence of a documentary filmmaker's camera crew; (2) ...
Attorney deception: The Honorable Lyle E. Strom and Professor Tory L. Lucas
This magazine article is about two things: (1) An attorney, in cooperation with local law enforcement, smuggled cell phones into the correctional center and wore a wire into the attorney-client interview room. The police ...
(Carolina Academic Press, 2013)
Admissibility of web-based evidence
This article explores the new and important topic of the admissibility of web-based evidence -- from authentication to hearsay to judicial notice and beyond. By and large, the novel question regarding the admissibility of ...