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NCJ Number: 36174 Find in a Library
Title: ETHICAL QUANDARY - THE EXTENSION OF ATTORNEY-CLIENT PRIVILEGE TO COMMUNICATION OF PAST CRIMES
Journal: CASE AND COMMENT  Volume:81  Issue:4  Dated:(JULY-AUGUST 1976)  Pages:24-28,30,32-33 AND 36-39
Author(s): M R JACOBS
Corporate Author: Lawyers Co-Operative Publishing Co
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 12
Sponsoring Agency: Lawyers Co-Operative Publishing Co
Rochester, NY 14603
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EXAMINATION OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE PRINCIPLE OF PRIVILEGED ATTORNEY-CLIENT COMMUNICATIONS, RELATED CONSTITUTIONAL PROTECTIONS, AND LIMITATIONS OF THE PRIVILEGE.
Abstract: CONFLICTING ATTORNEY RIGHTS AND CLIENT RIGHTS ARE DISCUSSED INCLUDING THE CLIENT'S RIGHT AGAINST SELF-INCRIMINATION AND RIGHT TO COUNSEL. THE AUTHOR CONCLUDES THAT PROTECTIONS AFFORDED TO THE DEFENDANTS IN THESE INSTANCES ARE EXTENDED TO THEIR ATTORNEYS AS WELL.
Index Term(s): Defense counsel; Privileged communications; Right against self incrimination; Right to counsel; Rights of the accused
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