Legislation

Search OpenLegislation Statutes
This entry was published on 2014-09-22
The selection dates indicate all change milestones for the entire volume, not just the location being viewed. Specifying a milestone date will retrieve the most recent version of the location before that date.
SECTION 12
Rights of persons accused of crime
Civil Rights (CVR) CHAPTER 6, ARTICLE 2
§ 12. Rights of persons accused of crime. In all criminal
prosecutions, the accused has a right to a speedy and public trial, by
an impartial jury, and is entitled to be informed of the nature and
cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against
him; and to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his
favor. An alien is not entitled to a jury, composed in part of aliens or
strangers, in an action or special proceeding civil or criminal.