Q: If you are a witness to a criminal case and you are a detective, is that right waived for you. Is that double jeopardy
The Prosecutor is allowing the lead detective in a criminal case to sit in and listen to everything including the selection of the jurors and everything else involved in the trial
That is legsl. It happens in every
Federal criminal case
A: The prosecutor designated that detective as the "case agent." They will be allowed in all of the court proceedings. The remainder of the witnesses are not allowed to sit in.
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