Wish it away

January 14, 2014

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110XVII Evidence
  • 110XVII(I) Competency in General
  • 110k392.1 Wrongfully Obtained Evidence
  • 110k392.37 k. Operation and Extent Of, and Exceptions To, the Exclusionary Rule in General.

110 Criminal LawOne may not wish an exclusionary rule into being by waving a magic wand; it is something that must be deliberately and explicitly created to cover a given type of violation.

King v. State, 76 A.3d 1035 (Md. 2013)

Submitted by Ben Frisch, Sr. Attorney Editor; Thomson Reuters, Eagan, Minn.