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Texas v. Cobb

Docket No.: 99-1702
Argued: January 16, 2001
Decided: April 2, 2001

Topics:

Amendment 6: Other Sixth Amendment Provisions, Criminal Procedure, Right to Counsel, ADA, Assistance of Counsel, Civil Rights Act, Civil Rights Act of 1964, Double Jeopardy, Fifth Amendment, Miranda, Sixth Amendment, capital murder, habeas, harmless error, murder, self-incrimination

Petitioner: Texas
Respondent: Cobb

Supreme Court Docket


532 U.S. 162 (2001)
Question:

Does the Sixth Amendment right to counsel extend to crimes that are "factually related" to those that have actually been charged?

Texas v. Cobb
ORAL ARGUMENT

January 16, 2001

Decision: Decision: 5 votes for Texas, 4 vote(s) against
Opinion By:

Texas v. Cobb
Case Documents

1Opinion in Texas v. Cobb
2Opinion in Texas v. Cobb
Additional documents for this case are pending review.