West Headnote of the Day – July 1, 2010

July 1, 2010

West's Key 410 Witnesses
West's Key 410II Competency
West's Key 410II(B) Parties and Persons Interested in Event
West's Key 410k87 Defendants in Criminal Prosecutions
West's Key 410k88 k. In General.

410 WitnessesDefendant with nasty criminal record may make strategic decision that it is better to remain silent than to let jury find out too much about him, but his constitutional rights are not thereby violated.
Morgan v. Krenke, 232 F.3d 562 (7th Cir. 2000)

Suggested by Andrew Sharp; Richland County District Attorney’s Office; Richland Center, WI