2022 Georgia Code
Title 24 - Evidence
Chapter 8 - Hearsay
Article 2 - Admissions and Confessions
§ 24-8-824. Only Voluntary Confessions Admissible

Universal Citation: GA Code § 24-8-824 (2022)

To make a confession admissible, it shall have been made voluntarily, without being induced by another by the slightest hope of benefit or remotest fear of injury.

History. Code 1981, § 24-8-824 , enacted by Ga. L. 2011, p. 99, § 2/HB 24.

Cross references.

Prohibition against compelled self-incrimination, Ga. Const. 1983, Art. I, Sec. I, Para. XVI.

Law reviews.

For comment, “School Bullies — They Aren’t Just Students: Examining School Interrogations and the Miranda Warning,” see 59 Mercer L. Rev. 731 (2008).

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