§3.13 'Presumptions' in Criminal Cases
C. Mueller, L. Kirkpatrick, & L. Richter, Evidence §3.13 (6th ed. Wolters Kluwer 2018)
6 Pages Posted: 30 Oct 2018
Date Written: 2018
This article addresses the constitutionality of “presumptions” in criminal cases. It discusses the leading case of Sandstrom v Montana and its holding that a presumption cannot be mandatory in a criminal case.
Keywords: presumptions, criminal presumptions, Sandstrom, shifting burdens, mandatory presumptions
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