Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
In a murder case, the denial of Petitioner's habeas petition is affirmed where testimony by a deaf witness using sign language did not violate the Confrontation Clause because the limitations on the effectiveness of cross-examination resulted from the witness's own physical impairments.
Argued and Submitted May 4, 2009
Filed July 20, 2009
Opinion by Judge B. Fletcher