No “treasure hunt”

May 17, 2012

  • 30 Appeal and Error
  • 30V Presentation and Reservation in Lower Court of Grounds of Review
  • 30V(B) Objections and Motions, and Rulings Thereon
  • 30k181 k. Necessity of Objections in General.

30 Appeal and ErrorPreservation requires that a party make a specific objection to provide the trial court an opportunity to correct any error it may have made, and does not enable counsel to comb the record on a treasure hunt for issues never properly brought before the trial judge.
Maloof v. Bonser, 769 A.2d 339 (N.H. 2000)