Title
CJSP07final
By
tappe
Description
10 Confrontation Clause Analysis After Davis Trial practice in the United States was thoroughly upended when Crawford v. Washington, 541 U.S. 36, recreated Confrontation Clause analysis in 2004. Crawford’s conviction was reversed because the judge had admitted his wife’s statement obtained by police questioning, despite her failure to testify at trial. The Court rejected the reliability standard adopted by Ohio v. Roberts, 448 U.S. 56 (1980), which had eliminated any additional showing of...

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