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CJFA06correx.qxp
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47 CRIMINAL JUSTICE ■ Fall 2006 Testimonial Hearsay and Confrontation In Crawford v. Washington, 541 U.S. 36, 53-54 (2004), the Supreme Court held that the Sixth Amendment Confrontation Clause barred “admissiio of testimonial statements of a witness who did not appear at trial unless he was unavailable to testify, and the defendant had had a prior opportunity for cross-examination.” The Court emphasized that only “testimonial statements” cause the declarant to be a “witness” within the meaning of...

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