OUTLINE OF ANSWERS TO SPRING, 2008 ESSAY QUESTIONS
Ruby, dont take your love to town.
Circum stantial evidence of his state of m ind, state of the relationship.
If she heard it, fact that she slam m ed door m ight be an adoptive adm ission. At any rate, i
Park, Roger - Evidence Exam
Question 1-A (30 Minutes).
Claras letter to her brother is hearsay if it is offered to prove the truth of the matters
asserted for example, that LL raped a woman at the Christmas party. However,
PARKS EVIDENCE EXAM
Part I of this exam contains essay questions. You will have two
hours (120 minutes) to complete Part I. After that period has
elapsed, Part I will be collected. Part II of this exam is an
objective test consis
When we attempt to introduce the statements that the victim made to the 911
dispatcher and to the police officer, we are likely to encounter objections based upon
the hearsay rule and the Confrontation
OUTLINE OF ANSWERS TO SPRING, 2007 ESSAY EXAM
QUESTION ONE (15 min.). Defense lawyers letter offering to settle for $75,000.
This is an offer in compromise covered by Rule 408, which aims at encouraging compromise
negotiations. Admitting the evidence woul
Professor Roger Park
Ds prior robbery.
R. 404(b). The 1995 robbery may not be admitted to prove that D has a
propensity to commit robberies. However, under FRE 404(b), the prosecution
may introduce evi
PARKS EVIDENCE EXAM, SPRING 2004
MODEL ANSWER FOR QUESTION ONE (THE 911 CALL)
The statements about the immediate attack are covered by the excited utterance
exception. The declarant was clearly excited, as
QUESTIONS AND MODEL ANSWERS
QUESTION ONE - ONE HOUR AND FIFTEEN MINUTES
In the year 2000, Buzzy Bushmat and his brother Beany were co-owners of a small brokerage firm in
the state of Dakota. They secretly took $160,000 from a cl
MODEL ANSWER FOR PARKS FALL, 2006 ESSAY QUESTIONS
John, here are my comments on the Evidence issues you raised. Good luck on your
1. The letter from defendant to his girlfriend.
John, youre right about the letter. There is no hearsay or confrontatio
MODEL ANSWERS TO ESSAY QUESTIONS
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The admissibility of the expert's testimony raises h