Published at 2005 WL 1307960. Addresses whether a divorced father who allegedly refuses to return his children to their mother after a visit and attempts to leave the country with them can be guilty of the crime of kidnap.
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. Wayne O'Brien Aultman
Dec 31, 1992
Prevailed on appeal, reversed by Supreme Court
Published at 529 Pa. 268 (1992). Addresses the right of rape defendants to examine the confidential communications between the victim and her rape counselor. Pits the constitutional right to confront one's witnesses against the rape counselor privilege.