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ARTICLE VIII. HEARSAY

Table of Contents

Article I. General Provisions
Article II. Judicial Notice
Article III. Presumptions
Article IV. Relevancy and Its Limits
Article V. Privileges
Article VI. Witnesses
Article VII. Opinions and Expert Testimony
Article VIII. Hearsay
Rule 801
Rule 803
Rule 803(1)
Rule 803(a)
Rule 803(b)
Rule 803(c)
Rule 803(2)
Rule 803(3)
Rule 803(4)
Rule 803(5)
Rule 803(6)
Rule 803(7)
Rule 803(8)
Rule 803(21)
Rule 803(22)
Rule 803(24)
Rule 804
Rule 805
Article X. Contents of Writings, Recordings,
and Photographs

       [(22)] (20) [Judgment of previous conviction] Final judgment. [Changes highlighted]Evidence of a final judgment entered after a trial [or upon a plea of guilty (but not upon a plea of nolo contendere), adjudging a person guilty of a crime punishable by death or imprisonment in excess of one year], offered to prove any fact essential to sustain the judgment[, but not including, when offered by the Government in a criminal prosecution for purposes other than impeachment, judgments against persons other than the accused]. The pendency of an appeal may be shown but does not affect admissibility.

       (20) Final judgment.[Clean copy] Evidence of a final judgment entered after a trial, offered to prove any fact essential to sustain the judgment. The pendency of an appeal may be shown but does not affect admissibility.

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