US Supreme Court Docket
Rivera v. Illinois
Criminal Law and Procedure, Sixth Amendment
Whether the erroneous denial of a criminal defendant’s peremptory challenge that
resulted in the challenged juror being seated requires automatic reversal of a
conviction because it undermines the trial structure for preserving the constitutional
right to due process and an impartial jury.
- Supreme Court of Illinois, Opinion Filed: November 29, 2007
- Docket Sheet from the U.S. Supreme Court.
James K. Leven
Michael A. Scodro
Office of the Illinois Attorney General
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