Q: What happens in a case if a co defendant dies before the trial
If 2 people wrote false accusations on a person and one of them dies what happens with the deceased statement
A: It is hard to give a definitive answer. The general rule is you have a right to confront your accusers. However, there are exceptions to this rule. The rules of evidence where the case is brought will govern. It can depend on the type of case it is, and the nature of the facts surrounding the statement. In some cases, the statement comes in and in some cases the statement will not come in.
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