Urges the Illinois Supreme Court to adopt a rule relating to the
evaluation by the court and jury of accomplice and incarcerated
informant testimony in capital cases.
SENATE AMENDMENT No. 1.
Deletes references to an accomplice. Provides that "incarcerated
informant" means a witness whose entire knowledge of the crime stems
solely from information obtained from another incarcerated person,
while incarcerated contemporaneously with the witness.
NOV-21-2002 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
NOV-21-2002 S ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE JUDICIARY
DEC-04-2002 S AMENDMENT NO. 01-JUDICIARY S
DEC-04-2002 S ADOPTED
DEC-04-2002 S BE ADOPTED AS AMENDED 011-000-000 SJUD
DEC-04-2002 S PLACED ON CALENDAR ORDER OF RESOLUTIONS SECRETARY'S DESK
DEC-05-2002 S RESOLUTION ADOPTED AS AMENDED
END OF INQUIRY
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