This Birdsong article was originally published in the Nova Law Review, Volume 26, Number 1. It teaches Evidence law students about the residual exception to the Federal Rules of Evidence.
Admissibility: Pertinent Exceptions to the Hearsay Rule Applicable to Foreign Records or of Particular Interest with Cases Involving Foreign Litigants.
(a) In General. Under the following circumstances, a hearsay statement is not excluded by the rule against hearsay even if the statement is not specifically ...
1983] GRAND JURY TESTIMONY 1447 lows federal judges to admit reliable non-excepted hearsay as substan-tive evidence when the hearsay …
Introductory note (a) Confrontation Clause and Hearsay in Criminal Cases. In considering the following sections, it is necessary to recognize the distinction between hearsay rules and the requirements of the confrontation clause of the Sixth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States and Article 12 of the Declaration of Rights.
Oct 5, 2011 ... Under FRE 807 hearsay is admissible under a residual or catchall exception to the hearsay rule. It recognizes the admissibility to trustworthy statements that are “not specifically covered by” other exceptions.
These are the Federal Rules of Evidence, as amended to December 1, 2015. Click on any rule to read it.
standards for interpreting the residual hearsay exceptions' equivalent circumstantial ... law.6 Since the residual exceptions allow the courts to confront new.
ARTICLE VIII. HEARSAY. Rule. 801. Definitions That Apply to This Article. 802. The Rule Against Hearsay. 803. Exceptions to the Rule Against Hearsay—Regardless of Whether the Declarant Is Available as a Witness.
(a) In General. Under the following circumstances, a hearsay statement is not excluded by the rule against hearsay even if the statement is not specifically.