- (now) No fed court ability to appeal a decision adverse to the government (double jeopardy); but state court ability may exist; however, D can appeal an adverse decision. The government cannot cross-appeal if a D appeals. Government is stuck even with plain error on the judge’s part.
- Total incorporation versus selective incorporation
- Cardozo says “due” is that which is implicit in the concept of “ordered liberty”
- The state “asks no more than this, that the case against him shall go on until there shall be a trial free from the corrosion of substantial legal error.”
Friday, March 23, 2012
Palko v. CT case brief
Palko v. CT (1937)
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