Aggravation

Motion to Preclude Death Penalty

Posted by emily on July 03, 2009
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Defendant’s motion to preclude the death penalty on the basis of an improper relevancy determination for mitigating evidence. This motion specifically object’s to the continued practice of giving de minimis weight to mitigation when defendant is unable to demonstrate a causal nexus to the crime.

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Motion to Preclude Aggravators

Posted by emily on July 03, 2009
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The following are motions to prohibit the prosecution from presenting evidence of particular aggravating factors.

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Motion to Preclude Use of the Term “Aggravation Phase”

Posted by emily on July 03, 2009
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Motion to Preclude Term Aggravation Phase

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