Evidence-Wellborn SU2006 Outline

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Unformatted text preview: y made in an "other proceeding" and therefore were admissible not only for impeachment purposes but also for the purposes of determining D's guilt! o Congress intended the term "other proceeding" to extend beyond grand jury proceedings. If the conference committee had intended to limit the reach of this rule to grand-jury proceedings, words were at hand to do so; the choice of the open-ended term "other proceedings" was intentional. o Immigration proceeding before Agent Pearce bears many similarities to a grand-jury proceeding: Investigatory Ex parte Inquisitve Sworn Basically prosecutorial Held before an officer other than arresting officer Recorded Also Miranda rights were given (not the case in grand jury proceedings) more protections in this case! Note: "We do not hold that every sworn statement during a police-station interrogation would be admissible. While this immigration proceeding bears many similarities to the station-house interrogation, we believe that it qua...
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