Where an antecedent legal error led to an acquittal because the state failed to prove a fact it was not actually required to prove, the Double Jeopardy Clause nevertheless bars retrial.
U.S. SUPREME COURT
Evans v. Michigan
New Jersey Law Journal
February 20, 2013
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