When jeopardy attaches

June 18, 2012

  • 135H Double Jeopardy
  • 135HIII Elements of Former Jeopardy
  • 135Hk59 k. Empanelling and Swearing Jury, or Swearing Witness and Receiving Evidence.

135H Double JeopardyIn jury trial, jeopardy attaches once jury is empaneled and sworn.
Washington v. Jarvis, 307 F. Supp. 2d 794 (E.D. Va. 2004)