§4.15 Prior Wrongs to Prove Specific Points
C. Mueller, L. Kirkpatrick, & L. Richter, Evidence §4.15 (6th ed. Wolters Kluwer 2018)
10 Pages Posted: 30 Oct 2018
Date Written: 2018
This article addresses the admissibility of prior bad acts or wrongs to prove specific points such as intent, knowledge, plan, or absence of mistake. It analyzes FRE 404(b) and its limits and the standard of proof required.
Keywords: FRE 404(b), Federal Rule of Evidence 404(b), prior bad acts, prior wrongs, reverse FRE 404(b), inextricably intertwined, character evidence
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