Posts Tagged ‘mnemonics’
Discovery Devices (PRIDE)
P - Production of Docs
R – Request for Admission
I – Interrogatories and Informal Discovery
D – Deposition
E – Exam, Physical & Mental
Hearsay Exceptions – ADDEM P. BOPP
Past Rec Recorded
Prior Recorded Testimony
Substitutes based on presumptions and judicial notice?
Capacity (observe,understand & relate events)
SFPD Officers(Hearsay exceptions/declarant must be UNAVAILABLE)
Statements against interest
statements of Pedigree or family history
Other evidence of similar reliability
I Pee ACID (Non Hearsay Fed)
Inconsistent Prior statements by testifying witness subj to cross exam.
Admissions of party opponent
Consistent stmts rebut innuendo testifying witness fabricated testimony.
Identification of person by testifying witness after perceiving him/her.
I’M a KOPIn (coping) Evidence of other crimes/acts can be admitted to show:
DAD SEE ME BOPP PICI
Declaration against interest
present Sense impression
Official written statement
Past recollection recorded
To be valid, a will must be SWEPT
S = signed by an adult testator (or w/someone?s help)
W = in writing
E = signature must be at the end
P = published that it?s a will
T = two witnesses who do not have to be adults must sign w/in 30 days of each other.
The will must be Written with Intent to give away at Death, Officially Witnessed and Signed. “Officially” refers to the COnscious PresencE doctrine.
Striptease Demi (Moore) Generated a Real Interest
Gifts by order of priority (reverse abatement) are:
Remember, if you don’t have enough $$, you live in your parents BASEMENT.
Someone gave me the EXXON station free of debt. EXONERATION means the given free from all mortgage debts.
Daddys Doctor Recently Retired:
Doctoring of Dependent Relative Revocation
Someone took my DIM SUM GIFT from the STATE:
ADEMPTION means a specific gift lapses if missing from the estate.