RHODE ISLAND CRIMINAL DEFENSE A Practice Manual – EVIDENTIARY OBJECTIONS

RI Criminal Defense Practice Manual CoverRHODE ISLAND CRIMINAL DEFENSE
A Practice Manual, 4th Edition
© John E. MacDonald

EVIDENTIARY OBJECTIONS

 

 

 

 

Objections as to Form

Objections as to Answer

Argumentative Authentication
Asked and Answered (Cumulative) Best Evidence
Assuming Facts Not in Evidence Calls for Conclusion
Beyond the Scope of Direct or Cross Calls for Hearsay Answer
Compound Question Calls for Opinion
Cumulative (Asked and Answered) Incompetent to Testify
Confusing, Ambiguous, Vague Narrative
Foundation Non-Responsive to Question
Improper Impeachment Prejudicial Value Outweighs Probative Value
Leading Privileged
Misleading Relevance
Mischaracterized Evidence Speculative