As a legal, professional, you may be called upon to examine evidence to determine if it will be admissible. This will be important whether you are defending or prosecuting a criminal case. If the evidence is offered at trial, you must be ready to object that it is inadmissible hearsay. If you are offering it at trial, you must be ready to defend it as an admissible exception to the hearsay rule.
Answer the following two questions:
What is the co-conspirator rule?
What hearsay exceptions are most relevant in child sexual abuse cases?
This individual work to be completed is an in-depth essay of 1-2 pages, free of spelling and grammar errors.
Your essay should include:
• The rationale used to address the question/issue posted • A well-justified argument regarding this issue
Your response must:
• Be thought provoking • Have well developed ideas and/or opinions • Reference any material from the text, lecture, or other sources used to complete the assignment.
You may use your text or the Internet as a reference, but remember to cite your sources according to APA guidelines.