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Criminal Law: First-Degree Murder – Autopsy Testimony – Confrontation Clause

State v. Fulton (MLW No. 63051/Case No. WD71820 – 10 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, Mitchell, P.J.) Appealed from circuit court, Clay County, Harman, J. (Chris Koster and Shaun J. Mackelprang, Jefferson City, for respondent) (Susan L. Hogan, Kansas City, Missouri, for appellant).

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Confrontation clause violation found in sex-abuse case

The admission at trial of a social worker’s interview with an abused child violated a defendant’s rights under the Confrontation Clause, according to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. The trial court judge found that the child, 3, was ...

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