CHAPTER 11 DISCLOSING
& SUPPRESSING EVIDENCE
Discovery = informal / formal exchange of
a. Mandatory Disclosure = confession or
b. Jencks v. US: Inconsistent statements
of W must be disclosed.
c. Brady v. Mar
CHAPTER 13 TRIAL AND
PETIT JURY: Trial by jury (not a grand jury).
RIGHT TO TRIAL: Dates back to the Magna
US CONSTITUTION right to trial:
1. 6th for Criminal trials.
2. 7th for Civil trials.
Trials and Juries
NOT ALL DEFENDANT
Chapter 2-Law and Crime
-the basis of law is
-$ owed, husband vs.
wife, crimes committed
Law and Crime
Law: a body of rules enacted by public
officials in a legitimate manner and backed
by the force of the State
The American Legal System or
CHAPTER 7 DEFENSE
RIGHT TO COUNSEL:
The 6th Amendment
gives this right to
indigent defendants in
Gideon v. Wainright:in our adversary
system of criminal justice, any person,
hauled into court, who is too poor to hire an