The Supreme Court of the United States has held that the right of confrontation is denied when a juvenile cannot be cross-examined concerning his probationary status by a defendant charged with the same type of offense.
Davis v. Alaska, 415 U.S. 308 (1974).
Frank A. Fisher Jr.,
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