Tuesday, July 23, 2013

High court rejects broader discovery requirements for Wisconsin prosecutors

Bruce Vielmetti posts at Proof & Hearsay on the Wisconsin Supreme Court decision in Office of Lawyer Regulation v. Riek, 2013 WI 81 [opinion].

Update: Justices side with referee in withholding evidence case, Eric Heisig, Wisconsin Law Journal [subsribers only]

Update 2: Ethics rule governing prosecutor’s duty to disclose information to defense is not more demanding than the constitutional duty to disclose, at On Point