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Monday, June 11, 2012

Today's criminal law/procedure cert grant

Issue summary is from ScotusBlog, which links to papers:

  • Evans v. Michigan: Whether the Double Jeopardy Clause bars retrial after the trial judge erroneously holds a particular fact to be an element of the offense and then grants a midtrial directed verdict of acquittal because the prosecution failed to prove that fact.

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