Kansas v. Cheever: A Defendant's Fifth Amendment Rights and Opening the Door Through the Use of Psychiatric Testimony (PDF)

Analyzes the U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision in Kansas v. Cheever, in which the Court held that admitting criminal defendant's statements during a court-ordered psychiatric examination to rebut a defense of diminished mental capacity does not violate the 5th Amendment privilege against self-incrimination.

Publisher :LexisNexis Emerging Issues Analysis
Format: Electronic, 3 Pages , PDF

ISBN: 9781422429983

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