The U.S. Supreme Court found a reckless standard should be used to determine mens rea in true threat determinations.
At oral argument, the nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court pressed attorneys on how to define true threats from a Colorado appeal.
The U.S. Supreme Court April 19 will hear oral arguments for an appeal out of state court over what’s considered a “true threat.”
The court overturned two opinions by appeals courts, including one by the 10th Circuit, and ruled prosecutors must prove a doctor's intent.
The U.S. Supreme Court heard two appeals over what prosecutors must prove to convict doctors under the CSA.