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Criminal Practice  –  Constitutional – Confrontation Right – Double Jeopardy – Acting in Concert (access required)

Where a now-deceased witness’s statements to a police officer were made in an effort to assist in the apprehension of armed suspects, the statements were not testimonial. Therefore, their admission did not violate defendant’s rights under the Confrontation Clause of the Sixth Amendment. We find no error in defendant’s convictions of armed robbery, possession of stolen ...

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