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Kobe Bryant attorneys step up attack on rape-shield law

...the state's 30-year-old "rape shield" law, says the defense has to prove...the defense's attack on the rape-shield law, but she has said it is a fairly...filing, prosecutors said the rape-shield law has been upheld in earlier cases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/11/nba_404208.shtml
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Bryant attorneys can't strike rape-shield law

...sexual assault case rejected arguments Thursday by the NBA star's attorneys that the state's rape-shield law is unconstitutional. The rape-shield law, which has withstood other challenges since it was enacted in the mid-1970s, generally bars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/11/nba_418596.shtml
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Two-day hearing in Bryant trial opens Monday

...assault trial, the state's rape-shield law requires that Bryant's attorneys...of the constitutionality of the rape shield law. Haddon and Mackey say the law...succeed because the 30-year-old rape-shield law has withstood previous challenges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/01/nba_407383.shtml
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Bryant accuser's sex life is ruled admissible

...injuries and the source of DNA evidence. He also said the credibility of the accuser was a factor. Colorado's strict rape-shield law, which generally prevents the sex life of an alleged assault victim from being admitted as evidence, does not apply...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/24/nba_423136.shtml
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Huckabee stumps for Deal

...desperate and despicable." Huckabee told reporters that a Democratic ad accusing Deal of moving to weaken Georgia's rape shield law while in the state Senate was "politics in its lowest form." "Should we play hard and play to win? Yes," Huckabee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-21/huckabee-stumps-deal
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Bryant's attorneys expected to try to shift trial focus to accuser

...prosecutors reacting to a cascade of filings on everything from media access to the constitutionality of Colorado's rape shield law to what the jury can hear about matters typically kept confidential. The defense hasn't won every skirmish. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/23/nba_426185.shtml
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Nathan Deal leads latest poll

...percent)," Towery said. "However, it appears that the Barnes campaign effort to attack Deal on issues such as the rape-shield law have had some effect, with Barnes now leading among women 48 percent to 42 percent."Monds' performance is what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
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No trial date set in Bryant case

...Bryant. Prosecutors say the woman's sex life is irrelevant in determining whether she was raped. Under Colorado's rape shield law, the sex life of the alleged victim in a rape case is generally inadmissible, but there are exceptions. The issue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/23/nba_419908.shtml
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Kobe Bryant defense team has prosecutors 'outgunned'

...will help prove she had a "scheme" to falsely accuse Bryant) and wants to overturn the state's 30-year-old rape-shield law - a fight that could go to the Colorado Supreme Court. The attorneys say the law violates a defendant's right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/21/nba_401812.shtml
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Lawmakers push measures in wake of Bryant case

...press. Bryant's attorneys did not return a message seeking comment. Last month, they argued that the state's rape-shield law should be overturned because it violates a defendant's rights to confront his accuser. Media attorney Tom Kelley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/19/nba_401581.shtml
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