Opening the Door on Character Evidence (Evidence Code 1102(a))?

As the reader of this blog may be aware, character evidence is generally inadmissible to prove conduct on a specific instance. It can also be inadmissible, especially if negative, as unduly prejudicial and having little probative value. However, the party against whom such evidence is sought to be introduced can “open the door” on such evidence and thereby impliedly consent to its introduction or waive any objection to its introduction. How does this happen? To read about this, please click on the following link – https://www.greghillassociates.com/opening-the-door-on-character-evidence-evidence-code-1102-a.html

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s