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The underlying danger of admitting other-crime evidence is that the jury may convict the defendant because he or she is a bad person in general

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September 4, 2014 at 6:14 am

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Statements made by a child relating to any allegations of abuse or neglect

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August 27, 2014 at 6:49 am

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A business record may be admitted if the trial court finds the writing was made in the regular course of business, it was prepared within a short time of the act, condition, or event being described, and the source of information and method and circumstances of its preparation justify allowing it into evidence

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August 22, 2014 at 8:37 am

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Expert testimony is generally required when a subject is so esoteric that jurors of common judgment and experience cannot form a valid conclusion

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August 19, 2014 at 4:10 pm

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The net opinion rule has been defined as a prohibition against speculative testimony

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August 18, 2014 at 1:12 pm

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The privilege against self-incrimination

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August 7, 2014 at 6:37 am

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The underlying danger of admitting other-crime or bad-act evidence is that the jury may convict the defendant because he is a bad person in general

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August 6, 2014 at 7:35 am

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A statement made in the course of judicial, administrative, or legislative proceedings is absolutely privileged and wholly immune from liability

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July 31, 2014 at 8:13 am

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The marital communications privilege

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July 23, 2014 at 10:41 am

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The attorney-client privilege; the work-product doctrine; & the common interest rule

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July 22, 2014 at 10:49 am

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