Criminal Procedure keyed to Kamisar
People v. Berrios
This appeal arose when a great deal of “dropsy” cases were questioned as to arresting officer’ honesty. This court upheld the rule that the defendant must prove that the any evidence should not be used against him, regardless of the arresting officer’s testimony. The court further went on to say that it would be a “dismal reflection on society” if arresting officers were made to prove the truth of their statements regarding evidence.
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