West Headnote of the Day – August 25, 2010

August 25, 2010

West's Key 110 Criminal Law
West's Key 110XVII Evidence
West's Key 110XVII(T) Confessions
West's Key 110k524 Mental Incapacity
West's Key 110k526 k. Intoxication.

110 Criminal LawIf confessions of the stupid are accepted, there is no good reason not to accept those of the drunk.
Britt v. Com., 512 S.W.2d 496 (Ky. 1974)

Suggested by Thomas W. Dyke; U.S. Attorney’s Office, Western District of Kentucky; Louisville, KY