Illinois Bar Journal

Articles on Sixth Amendment: Right to Counsel

Defendant’s statements barred at trial but admissible for sentencing hearing

March
2020
Illinois Law Update
, Page 20
On Dec. 31, 2019, the Second District Appellate Court found that the trial court had not erred in admitting during sentencing a videotaped statement made to police that was taken in violation of the defendant’s Sixth Amendment right to counsel.

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