Trammel v. United States, 445 U.S. 40 (1980), is a United States Supreme Court case involving the spousal privilege and its application in the law of evidence. In it, the Court held that the witness-spouse alone has a privilege to refuse to testify adversely; the witness may be neither compelled to testify nor foreclosed from ...
U.S. Supreme Court. Hawkins v. United States, 358 U.S. 74 (1958). Hawkins v. United States. No. 20. Argued October 14, 1958. Decided November 24, 1958. 358 U.S. 74. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS. FOR THE TENTH CIRCUIT. Syllabus. At petitioner's trial in a Federal District Court in ...
Lower court. United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Citation. 358 US 74 (1958). Argued. Oct 14, 1958. Decided. Nov 24, 1958. Sort: by seniority; by ideology. << decision 1 of 1 >>. Unanimous decision for Hawkins majority opinion by Hugo L. Black. John M. Harlan II Harlan. Hugo L. Black Black. William O.
Case opinion for US Supreme Court HAWKINS v. UNITED STATES. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.
Jun 27, 2016 ... In Hawkins v. United States, 358 U.S. 74 (1958), the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously upheld (one concurrence) application of the Fifth Amendment to marital unity such that a criminal defendant has the right to prevent his spouse from testifying against him. This decision was partially overturned in United ...
30 F.3d 1077. 74 A.F.T.R.2d 94-5363, 63 USLW 2076, 94-2 USTC P 50,386. Jack R. HAWKINS, Cynthia J. Hawkins, husband & wife, Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. UNITED STATES of America, Defendant-Appellant. No. 93-15828. United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Argued and Submitted April 11, 1994. Decided July 19 ...
The Appellate Court found that the spousal testimonial privilege did not prohibit voluntary testimony of a spouse who appears as an unindicted co-conspirator under a grant of immunity. The US Supreme Court affirmed. The Court noted that the leading case was Hawkins v. United States (358 U.S. 74 (1958)), which followed ...
Jul 31, 2017 ... United. States, 362 U.S. 525 (1960), that a court can compel a witness to testify against her spouse when she is the victim of the crime. COUNSEL. Robert L. .... Hawkins v. United States,. 358 U.S. 74, 78 (1958). After reviewing the history and purpose of the privilege, the Court narrowed Hawkins and.
Sep 15, 2014 ... UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS. FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT. WILLIAM M. HAWKINS, III, AKA. Trip Hawkins,. Appellant, v. THE FRANCHISE TAX BOARD OF. CALIFORNIA; UNITED STATES OF. AMERICA, INTERNAL REVENUE. SERVICE,. Appellees. No. 11-16276. D.C. No. 3:10-cv-02026-. JSW.