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      • Tracking Evidence with GPS Technology
      • Recent cases nationwide and in Wisconsin recognize the power of Global Positioning Systems. With the increased accuracy of GPS technology, more lawyers are using -- and courts are admitting -- GPS evidence. Learn how GPS can affect your case.
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      • Chris Ochoa, 1L
      • First-year U.W. Law School student Chris Ochoa brings a perspective to his studies and life that few students and faculty share -- in 2001 he became the first prisoner exonerated by the Wisconsin Innocence Project team. With almost a year of law school u nder his belt, Ochoa works to reconcile the legal theory he's learning with his personal experiences within the justice system.
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      • Hearsay and the Confrontation Clause
      • The practice of courts admitting hearsay evidence under a reliability test has been abruptly stopped by the U.S. Supreme Court. In Crawford v. Washington, the Court held that, regardless of reliability, the historic roots of the Sixth Amendment require t hat defendants be given an opportunity to cross examine out-of-court statements that are "
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