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People v. Nelson

The California Supreme Court in the case of People v. Nelson, (#S181611, 01/12/2012), https://www.courtinfo.ca.gov/opinions/documents/S181611.PDF, held the custodial written confession of the defendant, a 15 year old who was tried as an adult, was properly admitted at trial and, therefore, did not invalidate his conviction of the murder of a 72 year old woman and five first … Read More