Unformatted text preview: 4. Right of Confrontation Davis v. Alaska Olden 5. Character Rule Is it character evidence? Is a disposition? A character trait? An immoral or evil character trait? (Does this last Q matter?) If so, admissible under R 404(a)(2), character of victim? Is it rep or opinion? Cf. 608(a) Is it relevant? Is it unduly prejudicial? 6. Expert & Scientific Specific expert qualified? Sufficient data? Field scientific or genuine? Issue within field’s domain? General Specific Within expertise? Trangression of jury’s job?...
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- Fall '05
- Evidence law, Scheffer Chambers Winship 2, Scheffer Chambers Winship, Collateral matter rule