“Ordinary Experience” with Whisky

November 15, 2013

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110XVII Evidence
  • 110XVII(R) Opinion Evidence
  • 110k449 Witnesses in General
  • 110k459 k. Nature, Condition, Relation, and Identity of Objects.

110 Criminal LawLay witnesses may identify corn whisky from ordinary experience in tasting and smelling it.
State v. Stough, 2 S.W.2d 767 (Mo. 1928)
Suggested by Joshua Christensen, Attorney; Lathrop & Gage; Springfield, MO