South Dakota Rights of a Criminal Defendant, Amendment A (2002)
The South Dakota Rights of a Criminal Defendant Amendment, also known as Amendment A, was on the November 5, 2002 ballot in South Dakota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed a criminal defendant to argue the merits, validity and applicability of the current law which guaranteed certain rights to a person accused of a crime.
|South Dakota Amendment A (2002)|
Text of measure
The text of the measure can be read here.
- South Dakota 2002 ballot measures
- 2002 ballot measures
- List of South Dakota ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in South Dakota
- South Dakota Political Almanac, South Dakota Constitutional Amendments, Initiatives and Referendums 1970-2010
- South Dakota Secretary of State: 2002 Ballot Question Text
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