Evidentiary Considerations in Civil Cases
16 Pages Posted: 10 Jul 2010 Last revised: 13 Jul 2010
Date Written: March 17, 2000
The paper is in outline form, and specifically addresses the use of character evidence in civil cases, with the context being the use of the Maryland Rules of Evidence. Liberal use of examples is made throughout the text.
Keywords: Maryland, Rules of Evidence, character evidence, civil procedure, courts, trials, inadmissibility of evidence, propensity rule, character witnesses, reputation witnesses, opinion witnesses, methods of proving character, impeachment of witnesses
JEL Classification: K19, K29, K39, K49
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