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SB 61 - Evidence in Sexual Misconduct Trials - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (27-20) - (Key vote)

Title: Evidence in Sexual Misconduct Trials

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows evidence from a previous case of sexual misconduct with a minor to be used in a defendant's current case of sexual misconduct with a minor.

Highlights:
- To be allowed in court, the evidence from a previous case must be “clear and convincing” [sec. 1 (B [1])].
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Evidence in Sexual Misconduct Trials

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