West Headnote of the Day – July 9, 2010

July 9, 2010

West's Key 110 Criminal Law
West's Key 110XVII Evidence
West's Key 110XVII(L) Admissions
West's Key 110k405 Admissions by Accused
West's Key 110k406 In General
West's Key 110k406(1) k. In General.

110 Criminal LawEvidence that at preliminary hearing accused asked witness “How do you know it was me when I had a handkerchief over my face?” was properly admitted at trial for robbery as an admission.
Nance v. United States, 299 F.2d 122 (D.C. Cir. 1962)

Suggested by Kara Boucher, West Principal Attorney Editor