courts' intuitions that the Roberts test would ultimately be
In the two years following Crawford, the Roberts test continued to apply
One of the enduring problems with the Roberts test is that, even
Clause protection should supplement or replace the Roberts test for
70) The Court has continued to shape the Roberts test into a useful tool for determining reliability in cases where the witness is unavailable to testify.
Illinois,(72) the Court utilized the Roberts test to determine whether a confession by a co-defendant was admissible in a joint trial.
91) Using the Roberts test, the Court reasoned that Idaho's residual hearsay exception was not a firmly rooted exception and that the young girl's statements lacked the particularized guarantees of trustworthiness necessary to satisfy the requirements of the Clause.
233) The Roberts test supports the premise that a defendant must be allowed to confront his accusers unless adversarial testing would add little to the reliability of the statements.
Denbigh''s Owain Roberts tests
Caernarfon keeper Neil Perkins
ON THE RUN: Town's Gary Roberts tests
the Emley defence (C090710Aemley) * THAT'S FOR STARTERS: Robbie Simpson heads Town''s first goal (AC090710Aemley)
Donna McMahon tries out some eye shadow (top left), Zoe Roberts tests
some make-up on a fellow student (left), Joni Marsden paints Sophie Mould's nails (below), Lisa Coleman applies some lipstick (below left), the range of products that were tested (far left) and college lecturer Lesley Robinson (above).
Writer Robin Roberts tests
out the new version of a Ford favourite