The Limitation on Exclusion of Extrinsic Evidence
29 Crim. Just. (2014)
5 Pages Posted: 22 Sep 2015
Date Written: 2014
This article mainly examines United States v. Delgado-Marrero, 744 F.3d 167 (1st Cir. 2014), to illustrate the difficulty courts still have when considering Federal Rule of Evidence 608(b)'s ban on extrinsic evidence. The prosecutor's other arguments are also examined under Federal Rules of Evidence 403 and 404(b)(1).
Keywords: Rule 608(b), extrinsic evidence, entrapment
JEL Classification: K14, K41, K42
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