HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions For Monday, December 9, 2013

HeadsUp for Washington State: Court Opinions For Monday, December 9, 2013



Monday, December 9, 2013

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Division One of the Court of Appeals filed 1 new published opinion on Monday, December 9, 2013:

1. State v. Donald
No. 68429-9
(December 9, 2013)
2013 Wash. App. LEXIS 2812(lexis.com)

2013 Wash. App. LEXIS 2812 (Lexis Advance)

Areas: CRIMINAL LAW

Brief: The exclusion of evidence of any person's other crimes, wrongs, or acts to show that he or she acted consistent with his or her character on a particular occasion, as required by ER 404(b), does not violate an accused's constitutional right to present a defense, because ER 404(b) is neither arbitrary nor unreasonably related or disproportionate to the ends it is designed to serve.

 

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