Ohio Criminal Cases, Amendment 3 (September 1912)
The Ohio Criminal Cases Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was on the September 3, 1912 ballot in Ohio as a constitutional convention referral, where it was approved. The measure allowed depositions in criminal cases and comments on a defendant's failure to testify.
|Ohio Amendment 3 (September 1912)|
Official results via: Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library
Text of measure
The ballot title read as follows:
|“||Article I, Section 10.
Depositions by State and Comment on Failure of Accused to Testify in Criminal Cases.
The full text of the measure can be read here.
- Ohio 1912 ballot measures
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- History of Initiative & Referendum in Ohio
- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 2, 2015
- Supreme Court of Ohio, "Amendments to the Constitution of Ohio," accessed February 2, 2015
- Supreme Court of Ohio, "Vote on Amendments Submitted to the People by the Convention," accessed February 2, 2015
- Supreme Court of Ohio, "Official Ballot," September 3, 1912
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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