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Criminal Procedure Keyed to Allen
Michigan v. Bryant
Citation:562 U.S. 344 (2011)
Police were called to a scene where a man had been shot. The police asked him what had happened, and in his response, he identified respondent by name and physical attributes. Police then traveled to respondent’s house where they did not find respondent, but found blood and a bullet on his back porch. At trial, the police officers who spoke with the victim testified about what he had told them. The jury returned a guilty verdict on charges of second-degree murder.
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