Batson v. Commonwealth of Kentucky: a summary and analysis.

by Andrea S.* Klauser

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Wheeler, supra, and Commonwealth v. Soares, supra. The court observed that it recently had reaffirmed its reliance on Swain, and had held that a defendant alleging lack of a fair cross-section must demonstrate systematic exclusion of a group of jurors from the venire.

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Courtney, the victim, into evidence and that the Commonwealth violated Batson v. Kentucky in its exercise of peremptory challenges. Batson v. Kentucky, U.S. 79,90 2d 69 (). After our review, we affirm.

15 Appellant's next claim is that the trial court erred in failing to find the Commonwealth improperly used its challenges to strike African-American women from the jury in violation of Batson v.

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Dretke inmandating a full analysis of the circumstances of jury selection to detect Batson violations. BATSON v. KENTUCKY SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES U.S. 79 ApDecided. JUSTICE POWELL delivered the opinion of the Court. This case requires us to reexamine that portion of Swain a, U.S.

(), concerning the evidentiary burden placed on a criminal defendant who claims that he has been denied equal protection through the State. The use of peremptory challenges to remove jurors from the venire on the basis of race or gender violates the Equal Protection Clause of the Constitution.

5 In Batson v. Kentucky, 6 the Supreme Court outlined the threestep process under which equal protection challenges to jury-selection practices would be determined. This case presents the question whether any decision of this Court “clearly establishes” that a judge, in ruling on an objection to a peremptory challenge under Batson v.

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ELEM ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT No. Decided Relying on Batson v. Kentucky, U. 79, respondent objected to a prosecutor's use of a peremptory challenge to strike, inter alios, a black male juror from. Co., U.S. (), and Batson v. Kentucky, U.S.

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