If I am under investigation for an alleged crime but have not yet been contacted by authorities, do I have a right to view whatever information they have collected?

Asked on October 7, 2013 under Criminal Law, Oregon


Nathan Wagner / Law Office of Nathan Wagner

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

No, you do not have a right to view the evidence they have collected. If you are being investigated for a crime, you should talk to a local criminal defense lawyer right away. Do not wait until you are arrested or charged.

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