The Alternative Perpetrator Strategy
This column will review the ethical and evidentiary rules that bear on defense use of an alternative perpetrator strategy and explore a defense lawyer's conduct in two contexts-when the defense lawyer does not know if the defendant committed the charged offense and when the lawyer does know the defendant committed the offense.
Place of Original Publication
17 (4) Criminal Justice 32 (2003)
Joy, Peter A. and McMunigal, Kevin C., "The Alternative Perpetrator Strategy" (2003). Faculty Publications. 819.