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Article 4. Relevance and Its Limits


 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

Click on "Article 4 Rules" for a single document of all Article 4 rules.

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The rules are generally listed in alphabetical order within each category.

 

 

ARTICLE 4 RULES

(Last update: Dec 2020)

 

RELEVANCE, IN GENERAL

 

4.01. RELEVANT EVIDENCE docx
   
4.03. COMPLETING AND EXPLAINING RELEVANT EVIDENCE docx
4.05. CONDITIONAL RELEVANCE (SUBJECT TO CONNECTION) docx
4.07. EXCLUSION OF RELEVANT EVIDENCE docx
4.08. "OPEN DOOR" EVIDENCE docx
4.09. RESTRICTED ADMISSIBILITY OF RELEVANT EVIDENCE docx

 

RELEVANCE OF GENERIC TYPES OF EVIDENCE

 

4.11. CHARACTER EVIDENCE docx
4.13. HABIT docx

 

RELEVANCE OF SPECIFIC TYPES OF EVIDENCE

(A) PRINCIPALLY IN CIVIL PROCEEDINGS

 

4.15. LIABILITY INSURANCE docx
4.16. OFFERS TO COMPROMISE docx
4.17. PAYMENT BY JOINT TORTFEASOR docx
4.18. PAYMENT OF MEDICAL EXPENSES docx
4.19. SUBSEQUENT REMEDIAL MEASURE docx

 

(B) PRINCIPALLY IN CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS

 

4.20. COMPLAINANT'S SEXUAL CONDUCT OR DRESS docx
4.20.1. CONSCIOUSNESS OF GUILT docx
4.21. CRIMES AND WRONGS (MOLINEUX) docx
4.21.1. CULPABILITY OF A THIRD PARTY docx
4.22. DESTROYED DRUGS docx
4.23. EVIDENCE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS IN BLOOD docx
4.24. IDENTIFICATION OF A DEFENDANT docx
4.25. PLEA AND ANCILLARY STATEMENTS docx
4.27. PROOF OF PREVIOUS CONVICTION docx