Md. bill would exempt marriages after the fact from spousal privilege

Proposed legislation would prohibit a potential witness who marries a defendant after the date of an alleged crime from claiming the spousal privilege to refrain from testifying. House Bill 64 proposes an exception to the general rule that one spouse cannot be compelled to testify against another in a criminal proceeding. It was set for a ...

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