Unformatted text preview: A Sad. Q And you wouldn't want Jesus to be sad, would you? A No. Q [A.C.], will you promise to me and to the judge and all of our friends here today that everything you tell us today here in court will be the truth? A Yes. Q Do you promise you won't tell us any lies? A I promise. The jurisdiction in which the case is tried has rules of evidence that are, in all pertinent respects, the same as the Federal Rules of Evidence except that the jurisdiction also has a rule that provides, "A child victim of sexual abuse under the age of ten is a competent witness and shall be allowed to testify without prior qualification in any judicial proceeding." Does this additional rule affect your answer to my question at the top of this page? Why (not)?...
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- Fall '05
- Common Law, prosecutor, Heavenly Father