3 Cited authorities

  1. Hurst v. Florida

    136 S. Ct. 616 (2016)   Cited 820 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding Florida's former death penalty sentencing scheme unconstitutional because "[t]he Sixth Amendment requires a jury, not a judge, to find each fact necessary to impose a sentence of death"
  2. People v. Sanchez

    63 Cal.4th 665 (Cal. 2016)   Cited 1,026 times
    Holding that case-specific out-of-court statements offered by an expert and not otherwise admissible are necessarily offered for their truth, in violation of the Confrontation Clause
  3. People v. Brooks

    3 Cal.5th 1 (Cal. 2017)   Cited 421 times
    In Brooks, we found prejudicial error regarding a kidnapping-murder special circumstance in not giving the independent felonious intent instruction.