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NY Official Law Reports Style Manual Citation Form for the Guide to NY Evidence


4.1 (e) Guide to New York Evidence


Provisions of the Guide to New York Evidence prepared
by the Chief Judge’s Judicial Advisory Committee on
Evidence are cited as follows.


Citations within parentheses:


(Guide to NY Evid rule 8.03, Admissibility of Hearsay)


(Guide to NY Evid rule 8.03, Admissibility of Hearsay,
Note at 3)


Citations in running text:
Guide to New York Evidence rule 8.03 (Admissibility of
Hearsay) . . .


or


As explained in rule 8.03 of the Guide to New York
Evidence (Admissibility of Hearsay), . . .


or


The Guide to New York Evidence (rule 8.03, Admissibility
of Hearsay, Note at 3) explains . . .


Citation of revised provisions:


Use the appropriate citation format above and add a
parenthetical specifying the revision date.


(Guide to NY Evid rule 8.03, Admissibility of Hearsay
[rev July 29, 2017])

Internet hyperlink:

In addition to the foregoing citation forms, given that the Guide is only available on the internet, a “hyperlink” to the specific rule should also be provided at the end of the citation.

The internet address (URL) can be copied from the browser’s address/search bar at the top of the webpage on which the rule displays.

E.g., to cite rule 8.03, the citation including the link to the rule itself would be as follows:

(Guide to NY Evid rule 8.03, Admissibility of Hearsay, https://www.nycourts.gov/judges/evidence/8-HEARSAY/8.03_ADMISSION%20BY%20PARTY.pdf).