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Autopsy Report Admission Was Harmless Error (access required)

Assuming that admission of an autopsy report without the medical examiner’s testimony violated defendant’s rights under the Confrontation Clause, the error was harmless in light of the other evidence at trial and the fact that the identity of the perpetrator was the main issue in dispute; the Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s conviction for first-degree ...

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