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Giles v California
Citation:554 U.S. 353 (2008)
Giles shot and killed his girlfriend, Avie. Prior to the killing, Avie made statements in a domestic violence report which described Giles choking, punching, and threatening to kill her. Giles claimed self-defense.
At trial, Avie’s statements made to law enforcement were introduced as evidence against Giles.
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