Unformatted text preview: and paid plaintiff’s hospital bill. After filing of the suit, defendant’s lawyer offered to settle plaintiff’s claim for $100,000. Plaintiff offers to testify to all these matters and defendant objects. How should the court rule under the Federal Rules? The C.E.C.? Q UESTION FOR C LASSROOM D ISCUSSION S UPPLEMENT P AGE 111 Prosecution for murder. In a plea bargaining discussion between defense counsel and the prosector in the presence of defendant, the latter said, “You might as well take me to the gas chamber right now.” No plea agreement was reached and the prosecution offered defendant’s statement into evidence at trial to prove his consciousness of guilt. Is the statement admissible under the Federal Rules? The C.E.C?...
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- criminal law, Lawyer, Product liability, Jury trial, CLASSROOM DISCUSSION SUPPLEMENT, DISCUSSION SUPPLEMENT PAGE