Evidence: Best Evidence Rule

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The Best Evidence Rule, contained in Article X of the Federal Rules of Evidence (Rules 1001-1008) and state counterparts, is a Rule that requires a party seeking to prove the contents of a writing, recording, or photograph to produce the original (or a duplicate) or account for its nonproduction. Through a series of cases and hypotheticals drawn from actual cases, this chapter gives readers a roadmap for how to address any Best Evidence Rule issue in practice.

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Cut Rita Zahara

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Evidence Best Evidence Rule.pdf

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Colin Miller, “Evidence: Best Evidence Rule,” Open Educational Resources (OER) , accessed April 17, 2024, http://oer.uinsyahada.ac.id/items/show/625.

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