The Crime of Conspiracy Thrives in Decisions of the United States Supreme Court

37 Pages Posted: 24 Mar 2017

Date Written: March 23, 2017

Abstract

For most of the past century, the crime of conspiracy has generated a good deal of controversy before the Supreme Court. Whether with issues concerning broadening a hearsay exception based on a purported conspiracy to conceal as part of an initial agreement or with the limits of proof as to individual membership in a conspiracy, the Justices consistently looked with care at the reach of the crime.

Keywords: criminal conspiracy

Suggested Citation

Marcus, Paul, The Crime of Conspiracy Thrives in Decisions of the United States Supreme Court (March 23, 2017). Kansas Law Review, Vol. 64, 2015. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2939737

Paul Marcus (Contact Author)

William & Mary Law School ( email )

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