Unformatted text preview: important of which, from an adversarial standpoint, is the right to counsel, because it is through the right to counsel that the defendant is best able to assert other important rights. These other rights include the right to confront the witnesses against him or her, the right to present a defense, the right to compulsory process in order to obtain witnesses and evidence, the right to remain silent, and the general right to fairness in the prosecution of his or her case...
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- Fall '09
- United States., adversarial process, prosecutorial misconduct, adversarial process., adversarial standpoint