2021 Wyoming Statutes
Title 7 - Criminal Procedure
Chapter 6 - Public Defender
Section 7-6-107 - Waiver of Rights.

Universal Citation: WY Stat § 7-6-107 (2021)

7-6-107. Waiver of rights.

A person who has been advised of his rights under W.S. 7-6-105 may waive any right provided by this act if at the time of or after waiver, the court finds that the person has acted with full awareness of his rights and of the consequences of a waiver and if the waiver is otherwise made according to law. Before making its findings, the court shall consider such factors as the person's age, education, familiarity with the English language and the complexity of the crime involved. A person who knowingly and voluntarily waives his right to counsel and who elects to represent himself shall not be entitled to standby counsel under this act.

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