John Elliott v. Commonwealth of Virginia

Case Name

John Elliott v. Commonwealth of Virginia

Authors

Files

Download Record 1983: Petition For Writ of Error and Supersedeas; Case Record (3.5 MB)

Court

Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia at Staunton

Appealed From

The Circuit Court of Clarke County, Virginia

Circuit Court Judge

Hon. Philip Williams, Judge

Term

2-1939

Virginia Reports Citation

172 Va. 595

Parallel Citation

1 S.E.2d 273

Disciplines

Common Law | Constitutional Law | Courts | Criminal Law | Criminal Procedure | Evidence

Keywords

Comments on Failure of Accused to Testify; Constitutions and Statutes of Particular States; Defendants in Criminal Prosecutions; Failure of Defendant to Testify or Call Witnesses; Innocence; Inalienable Right of Presumption of Innocence; Prejudice to Defendant; Privilege of Accused in Criminal Prosecution; Scope of Inquiry as to Appellate Court; State Burden of Guilt Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

John Elliott v. Commonwealth of Virginia

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