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Feldman v. United States (1944)

  • By: John R. Vile
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Fourth Amendment
  • Edited by: John R. Vile & David L. Hudson Jr.
  • Subject:American Political History, American Political Thought, Law & Courts

Feldman v. United States, 322 U.S. 487 (1944), dealt with the admissibility in federal court of testimony compelled by the state even though it might incriminate the witness under federal law. The U.S. Supreme Court upheld Feldman's federal conviction for mail ...

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