Malloy v. Hogan

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Malloy v. Hogan
by the Supreme Court of the United States
Syllabus

Malloy v. Hogan, 378 U.S. 1 (1964), was a case in which the Supreme Court of the United States deemed a defendant's Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination was applicable within state courts as well as federal courts. The majority decision holds that the Fourteenth Amendment allows the federal government to enforce the first eight amendments on state governments. Excerpted from Malloy v. Hogan on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Court Documents

United States Supreme Court

378 U.S. 1

Malloy  v.  Hogan

 Argued: March 5, 1964. --- Decided: June 15, 1964

Harold Strauch, Hartford, Conn., for petitioner.

John D. LaBelle, Manchester, Conn., for respondent.

Mr. Justice BRENNAN delivered the opinion of the Court.

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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).