Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Minnesota Supreme Court holds defendant is entitled to due process in the process of waiving right to counsel
This would seem to be obvious but here is a new case from the Minnesota Supreme Court holding that a defendant is entitled to (and in this particular case was denied) appropriate due process protections in the process of waiving the right to counsel. The case is called Minnesota v. Krause. For more on the story go to the Legal Profession blog.