Trustworthy testimony

December 24, 2013

  • 410 Witnesses
  • 410II Competency
  • 410II(A) Capacity and Qualifications in General
  • 410k40 Age and Maturity of Mind
  • 410k40(1) k. In General.

410 WitnessesA child’s belief in Santa Claus or Spiderman does not make the child’s testimony about his real-life experiences unreliable.

Harris v. Thompson, 698 F.3d 609 (7th Cir. 2012)

Suggested by Sarah Taitt; Assistant District Attorney, Osceola County; Kissimmee, FL